18-year-old Man Shot in Atlantic City, NJ, Saturday Afternoon
An 18-year-old man is recovering after being shot in Atlantic City Saturday afternoon.
The Atlantic City Police Department says their officers responded to the 600 block of North New York Avenue just after 3:00 for a ShotSpotter alert.
Authorities at the scene located evidence of gunfire in the area of New York and Sewell Avenues but they could not find a victim.
Moments later, an 18-year-old man from Atlantic City walked into the emergency room at AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center-City Division for treatment of a gunshot wound, according to police.
The injury is not considered to be life-threatening.
Anyone with information about this shooting is urged to contact the Atlantic City Police Department Violent Crimes Unit at (609) 347-5766.