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Shooting at Atlantic City Seawall injures one

A Bridgeton man was wounded in a shooting at Atlantic City’s Seawall early Sunday.Police were called to the 800 block of New Hampshire Avenue at 12:34 a.m. for a man shot.They then received updated information that the 21-year-old man was taken to AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center’s City Campus for injuries that were not considered life-threatening.The … Read more Shooting at Atlantic City Seawall injures one

Three wounded in Pleasantville shooting

A woman and two men were wounded in a shooting early Monday morning in Pleasantville.The shooting happened in the 600 block of Lafayette Avenue, Capt. Matt Hartman said.But police weren’t alerted about the shooting until the victims showed up at the AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center’s City Campus, more than seven miles away.The hospital called Pleasantville … Read more Three wounded in Pleasantville shooting

Suspect in shooting near Atlantic City school captured after search closes roads

An Atlantic City man was arrested after a shooting in Atlantic City sparked a search that closed Route 40 on Friday morning.Azir Abdullah, 19, was arrested after almost 2½ hours, Sgt. Kevin Fair said.Police are still searching for the occupants of a second vehicle that Abdullah allegedly shot at during the initial chase.Students and families … Read more Suspect in shooting near Atlantic City school captured after search closes roads

Man wounded in Pleasantville shooting

A man was shot multiple times in Pleasantville just after 10 p.m. Sunday, police said.Police were called to the 200 block of Abbey Lane just by an alert from the audio gunshot-detection system, ShotSpotter, which registered six rounds at 10:03 p.m., Capt. Matt Hartman said.The shooting happened about 300 feet from the police station.As officers … Read more Man wounded in Pleasantville shooting

Fugitive arrested in shootout with Tuckerton police officer

A Connecticut man involved in a shootout with a Tuckerton police officer has been arrested.Miguel Angel Villegas, 29, was the subject of a massive manhunt after exchanging gunfire with the police officer in Tuckerton Borough, Ocean County, at about 10:20 Thursday morning, after the vehicle he was a passenger in fled a motor vehicle stop … Read more Fugitive arrested in shootout with Tuckerton police officer