Breaking news out of Atlantic City this morning. The Atlantic City Police Department are asking the public for any information pertaining to the shooting of a 17-year-old. An investigation is ongoing by the Violent Crimes Unit.

Sunday, July 28th, at 11:59 PM police responded to an alert about a gunshot victim. Officers arrived on the 1800 block of Lincoln Avenue, according to the Facebook post. The alert came through ShotSpotter.

The identity of the victim has yet to be released.The 17-year-old was brought to AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center to receive treatment.

Police are asking for information from the public by contacting the Violent Crimes Unit.

Call 609-347-5788

You can also text an anonymous tip by texting "ACPD" and any information to TIP411 (847411).

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