The Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office is investigating a homicide in Ventnor Thursday night.

According to a Facebook post, authorities say a man was shot Thursday evening on Nashville Avenue in Ventnor.

Police Chief Doug Biagi tells The Press of Atlantic City they have posted an officer in the neighborhood, "just to ease anybody’s fears."

The investigation is a cooperative effort between the ACPO Major Crimes Unit and Ventnor Police.

No further information is available at this time.

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