ATLANTIC CITY – An Atlantic City man was found dead yesterday evening in Atlantic City, Atlantic County Prosecutor Jim McClain announced.
Yesterday, May 2, 2016 at 6:50 p.m., Atlantic City Police responded to Disston Avenue in Atlantic City between Arctic and Baltic Avenues in response to a 9-1-1 call. Upon arrival, police found Carlton Williams, 30, of the 1500 block of Caspian Place, Atlantic City, the apparent victim of a fatal stabbing. Members of the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office Major Crimes Unit responded to the location.
The victim was pronounced dead at the scene. Next-of-kin have been notified.
The Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office Major Crimes Unit and the Atlantic City Police Department continue the investigation.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office Major Crimes Unit at 609-909-7666. Witnesses may also contact the Atlantic City Police Department Investigations Division at (609)-347-5766.
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.