GALLOWAY TWP – Police are investigating the death of a man found on the side of the highway this morning, Atlantic County Prosecutor Jim McClain announced.
In response to 9-1-1 calls, Galloway Township Police responded on Sunday, January 3, 2016 at 7:20 a.m. to Great Creek Road, where a man’s body was found dead at the scene. The Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office Major Crimes Unit also responded.
Next of kin has been notified. The identity of the victim is not being released.
The Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office Major Crimes Unit and the Galloway Township Police Department are investigating.
No additional details are available at this time.
Anyone with information involving serious crimes is asked to call the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office at 609-909-7800 or go to the Prosecutor’s Office Web site at http://www.acpo.org/tips.html and provide information by filling out the form anonymously on the Submit a Tip page. People can also call Crime Stoppers at 609-652-1234 or 1-800-658-8477 (TIPS) or visit the Crime Stoppers Website at http://www.crimestoppersatlantic.com/. Crime Stoppers offers cash rewards for information leading to the arrest and indictment of those who commit crimes in Atlantic County.