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Atlantic City man, 23, charged in third shooting in four years

An Atlantic City man already jailed in a shooting and an armed robbery with an assault now faces charges in another shooting. Adalberto Tobi, 23, is charged in a July 22 shooting that wounded 22-year-old Orion Austin. Austin was found wounded in the 700 block of Arctic Avenue at 10:21 p.m. A nine-month investigation by detectives of the Violent Crimes Unit resulted in Tobi being served charges in the Atlantic County Justice Facility, where he
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Atlantic City man charged in shooting that wounded local rapper

An Atlantic City man has been charged in the February shooting of a local rapper. Cory Wilburn, 30, was already jailed in an unrelated matter when an investigation by the city’s Violent Crimes Unit led to the new charges, Sgt. Kevin Fair said. Police were called to the 1700 block of Atlantic Avenue at 10:31 a.m. by an alert from the ShotSpotter audio-gunshot detection system. They found no victim at that time, Fair said. A short
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Atlantic City man pleads guilty in 2016 casino party shoot-out

An Atlantic City man became the last defendant to plead guilty in a 2016 casino shoot-out between teenaged members of rival gangs. Taquay Dunston, then 18, was seen on video surveillance firing a handgun into a Trump Taj Mahal hotel room during a party on the 47th floor attended by about 20 teenagers, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon Tyner said. The March 24, 2016, dispute was between the Back Maryland-area Head Shot Gang and Fetti-G, which
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Gunfire inside Atlantic City building leads to five arrests, drugs and a gun

Five people, including a 16-year-old, were arrested after multiple shots were fired inside a building down the street from the Atlantic City police station Tuesday. Officers also seized more than 2,500 bags of heroin, 10 grams of cocaine and a handgun, Sgt. Kevin Fair said. Police were called to 3 S. Iowa Ave. at about 4:45 p.m., for reports of gunfire, Sgt. Kevin Fair said. Shell casings and blood were seen on the second and
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Man shot in Atlantic City

Atlantic City police are investigating a shooting that wounded one man. A man showed up to the AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center’s City Campus with a gunshot wound at about 8:45 p.m., shortly after the city’s ShotSpotter gunshot audio detection system alerted police to shots in the 1700 block of Atlantic Avenue, police said. The victim is a 35-year-old Atlantic City man. Police are not releasing his name. The Violent Crimes Unit is investigating. Anyone with information is
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Man wounded in Atlantic City shooting

Atlantic City police are investigating a shooting that injured a man Wednesday night. The shooting happened at about 11:15 p.m. in the 600 block of Maryland Avenue. The 21-year-old man, whose name was not released, was taken to AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center’s City Campus. His injuries were not considered life-threatening. The Violent Crimes Unit is investigating. Anyone with information is asked to call police at 609-347-5788 or Crime Stoppers at 609-625-1234. Information may also be
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Atlantic City man arrested in shooting

An Atlantic City man was arrested Thursday in a shooting that wounded a man last month. Azaiah Grissom, 19, was arrested by Detective Anthony Abrams in the area of South Carolina and Baltic avenues, Sgt. Kevin Fair said. He is accused of shooting a 20-year-old man who was found shot in the 700 block of Wabash Avenue at about 7:15 p.m. Dec. 5. The victim, whose name was not released, was taken to AtlantiCare Regional
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Atlantic City man charged in Fox Manor shooting

An Atlantic City man has been charged in a shooting that wounded a man outside the Fox Manor on Saturday night. Police were called to the scene, where a 36-year-old man was found shot, and rushed him to AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center, Sgt. Kevin Fair said. Kwan Levy, 43, was found in a motel across the street. The man, who is in a wheelchair, was seen being taken into custody at the scene. He is
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Man shot in Atlantic City

A man was shot in Atlantic City on Saturday night. The shooting was reported at Fox Manor at 2707 Pacific Ave., police confirmed. The victim was taken from the scene by ambulance at about 9:20 p.m. A man in a wheelchair was taken in to custody for questioning. (UPDATE: He was later charged in the shooting.) The Violent Crimes Unit is investigating. Police are looking at video from the area. No further information was immediately available.
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Mays Landing man arrested in August shooting that wounded Atlantic City man

A Mays Landing man has been arrested in an August shooting that wounded a man in Atlantic City. A four-month investigation by the department’s Violent Crimes Unit led to a warrant issued Wednesday for Seifulah Abdullah in the Aug. 27 shooting of a 21-year-old Atlantic City man. The victim, whose name was not released, walked into the Trauma Unit at AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center’s City Campus about a half-hour after the fatal shooting of Deshawn
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