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.
Two Atlantic City men were arrested Wednesday, for allegedly robbing and shooting a man last week. Christian Bolivar-Zapata and Jonathan Candelaria, both 18, are accused of shooting 45-year-old Andrew Carey on Friday morning. Carey, whose name was not released until the arrests, was found by officers responding to the report of a man shot just before 6 a.m. in the north block of Bellevue Avenue. An investigation led by the city’s Violent Crimes Unit led
Photo by Chris Doyle A Galloway Township rapper known as Weez100 was shot multiple times in Absecon on Saturday night. Police were called to Route 30 and Shore Road at about 7:30 p.m. for a shooting, police said. They found a Nissan Altima with multiple bullet holes but no one inside. A short time later, police got a call from AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center’s Mainland Campus in Galloway Township, who reported that a gunshot victim
A 45-year-old man was wounded in an Atlantic City shooting early Friday morning. Police were called to the north block of Bellevue Avenue just before 6 a.m., Sgt. Kevin Fair said. They found the man suffering from a gunshot wound. His name was not released. The investigation is being led by the city’s Violent Crimes Unit. Anyone with information is asked to call police at 609-347-5788 or Crime Stoppers at 609-652-1234. Information may also be
A man was killed Sunday night in Atlantic City, police confirmed. Deshawn Dawkins, 27, was shot in the first block of South Virginia Avenue at about 9:15 p.m., Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon Tyner said. The Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office Major Crimes Unit is investigating with the help of Atlantic City police. About a half-hour later, a 21-year-old man came into the Trauma Unit at AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center with a gunshot wound to the hand,
Atlantic City police responded to shots fired just before midnight Saturday. No one was injured in the shooting on the 1700 block of Atlantic Avenue, Sgt. Kevin Fair said. A witness told BreakingAC that they heard shots as they were leaving the bus station on Atlantic Avenue, and that the sound seemed to come from the area of the Popeye’s across the street. “Within five or six seconds, cops were right there,” said the witness,
An Atlantic City man was wounded in a shooting early Wednesday morning. Dominick Haynes, 27, was found shot in the 1600 block of Ohio Avenue at about 12:45 a.m., Sgt. Kevin Fair said. Haynes was transported to the AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center, City Division, with non-life threatening injuries. The investigation is being led by Violent Crimes Unit. Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call Atlantic City police at 609-347-5788. Information can also
A gunshot victim showed up at an area hospital shortly after shots were fired in Pleasantville, police said. Police were called to the area of Willard Avenue and Broad Street for shots fired at about 10:30 Tuesday night, Capt. Matt Hartman said. No evidence was found at that time. A short time later, Pleasantville police got a call from AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center’s City Campus that a man had been dropped off with multiple gunshot