ATLANTIC CITY – Law enforcement is investigating the shooting death early yesterday morning of an Atlantic City teenager, Acting Atlantic County Prosecutor Diane Ruberton announced.
Atlantic City Police responded on Sunday, October 30, 2016 at 12:49 a.m., to the 1400 block of Magellan Avenue, Atlantic City, in response to several 9-1-1 calls, reporting that a male had been shot. Atlantic City EMS, AtlanticCare paramedics, and detectives of the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office Major Crimes Unit also responded.
Upon arrival, police found a 17-year-old male with a gunshot wound. The victim was transported to the AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center—City Campus, where he was later pronounced dead by Dr. Reece Alkire at 1:21 a.m.