A man was found shot in Atlantic City on Tuesday night. Police were called to the 700 block of Wabash Avenue at 7:18 p.m., Sgt. Kevin Fair said. They found the 20-year-old man, whose name was not released, suffering from a gunshot wound. It was not considered life-threatening, Fair said. Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call police at 609-347-5766 or Crime Stoppers at 609-652-1234. Information may also be texted anonymously to
A Pleasantville man is dead and two others hospitalized in a shooting Saturday night. Josue Demosthenes, 29, was killed in the shooting on the 600 block of Tilton Road, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon Tyner said. A 21-year-old man and 23-year-old woman were also wounded in the shooting. Their names have not been released. Police were called to the just before 7 p.m. but the victims had already been taken from the scene in a car.
Atlantic City police responded to shots fired just before 1:30 a.m. Friday. The shots were heard in the 100 block of North Delaware Avenue, Sgt. Kevin Fair said. There were about 10 shots fired, according to reports. Fair said there was evidence of gunfire, but no one was reported injured. Anyone with information is asked to call police at 609-347-5766 or Crime Stoppers at 609-652-1234. Information may also be texted anonymously to tip411 (847411) beginning
Atlantic City’s Violent Crimes Unit is investigating a shooting that wounded a man Police were called to the 500 block of North Massachusetts Avenue. A 20-year-old man was wounded in the shooting, police said. The department is not releasing the victim’s name. He was treated at AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center’s City Campus, and is being released. Anyone with information is asked to call police at 609-347-5766 or Crime Stoppers at 609-652-1234. Information may also be
Pleasantville police arrested two men after shots were fired early Sunday morning. Officers heard the gunshots at 3:19 a.m., and Officer Astrid Aurelius stopped a vehicle in the area of Martin Luther King and Main Street, just about a block from the police station, Capt. Matt Hartman said. A firearm was found inside the vehicle. And the driver was allegedly under the influence. Driver Mikal Galloway, of Galloway Township, was charged with driving while intoxicated.
Atlantic City police are investigating a shooting. A man was found shot in the area of New Hampshire and Atlantic avenues, police confirmed. His injuries are not considered life-threatening. Police were called to the 100 block of South New Hampshire Avenue at 7:36 p.m. for the report of a man wounded. They found the 20-year-old city resident suffering from a gunshot wound. Police are not releasing the victim’s name. Two parked vehicles also sustained damage.
An Atlantic City man is wanted in a September shooting that damaged a vehicle. An investigation led to charges against Kaleem Williams, 20. Police responded to the 500 block of Indiana Avenue for a ShotSpotter notification at 3:33 p.m. Sept. 27. They found evidence of shots fired, including a vehicle The Atlantic City Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating a male wanted for firing a handgun striking a vehicle. An investigation by
Hamilton Township police were called to the Brandywood Townhomes for shots fired at about 10:15 p.m. Monday, a day after a shooting killed a man and wounded three others. It was unclear whether the shots that struck two residences were related to the shooting Sunday night that killed Taufeeq Mitchell and wounded three others. The Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office is leading that investigation, and has not released the names of those who were injured. Two
A Mays Landing man was killed and three others wounded in a shooting Sunday night in Hamilton Township. Police were called to the Brandywood Townhomes at about 5:30 p.m. Sunday for multiple gunshot victims, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon Tyner said. Taufeeq Mitchell, 31, who grew up in Atlantic City’s Venice Park, was pronounced dead at AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center’s City Campus. Mitchell leaves behind three biological children and two stepchildren. No other victims were identified.
Atlantic City police are looking for a man who allegedly shot at another man during an argument just before 1 a.m. Monday. Terrell Holmes and another man were fighting in the 1500 block of Sewell Avenue when Holmes pulled out a handgun and fired it at the other man, police said. Holmes missed his target and ran, according to the report. No one was injured. A warrant has been issued for Holmes, 28, of Baltimore.