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Atlantic Prosecutor Investigates Death of Woman Found Fatally Shot in Somers Point

Somers Point

By: Richard L. Smith 

The Atlantic County Prosecutor's Office, Major Crimes Unit, and Somers Point Police Department are investigating a woman's death in that city on Saturday morning.

Donate According to  Atlantic County Prosecutor William E. Reynolds, on Saturday, March 4, at around 7:23 am, Somers Point Police Department was dispatched to the 600 block of 3rd Street for a report of an individual suffering from a gunshot wound.

Upon arrival, Prosecutor Reynolds said officers located a female inside a residence.

The unidentified woman was ultimately pronounced dead at the scene.  Prosecutor Reynolds said there is no threat to the public as a result.

The investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information about this incident or other serious crimes are asked to call the Atlantic County Prosecutor's Office Major Crime Unit at 609-909-7666

You can also go to the Prosecutor's Office Website at and provide information by filling out the form anonymously on the Submit a Tip page.

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