Man Shot, Killed in Atlantic City

The Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office, Major Crimes Unit, is investigating the fatal shooting of a man in Atlantic City this evening, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner announced.

According to authorities, at 8:44 p.m. on Jan. 4th, Atlantic City Police received a 911 call for a shooting at the Sunset Inn, reporting that a man had been shot.

Police arrived at the scene and found an injured man who was rushed to AtlantiCare Medical Center City Campus Trauma Center where he was pronounced deceased.

The investigation is a cooperative effort between the ACPO Major Crimes Unit and the Atlantic City Police Department. No further information will be released at this time.

Anyone with information involving serious crimes is asked to call the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office at 609-909-7800 or go to the Prosecutor’s Office Web site at https://www.acpo.org/tips.html and provide information by filling out the form anonymously on the Submit a Tip page.

People can also call Crime Stoppers at 609-652-1234 or 1-800-658-8477 (TIPS) or visit the Crime Stoppers Website at http://www.crimestoppersatlantic.com/.

Crime Stoppers offers cash rewards for information leading to the arrest and indictment of those who commit crimes in Atlantic County.