The Prosecutor’s Office and Egg Harbor City Police Department are investigating the shooting of an Egg Harbor City man early this morning, Atlantic County Prosecutor Jim McClain announced.
In response to a 9-1-1 call, Egg Harbor City Police and emergency medical personnel responded to the 300 block of 8th Terrace for a report that a person had been shot at approximately 12:10 a.m.
Upon arrival, police found John Daniels, 31, of Egg Harbor City, suffering from gunshot wounds inside a residence.
Emergency medical responders transported Daniels by helicopter to AlantiCare Medical Center—City Division, where he is being treated for serious injuries.
The Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office Gangs, Guns, and Narcotics Unit and the Egg Harbor City Police Department continue the investigation.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office Gangs, Guns, and Narcotics Unit at 609-909-7800.