At Least One Man Dead in Morning Shooting in Pleasantville
A shooting in Pleasantville this morning has left one man dead, and another seriously injured.
Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon Tyner says his office's Major Crimes Unit responded to the shooting at 310 West Wright Street at 8:49 this morning.
Two men were shot. Tyner says one of the men is dead, while the other was rushed to the AtlantiCare Medical Center City Campus Trauma Center. His condition is not known.
No identities have been made public, and Tyner says the investigation is handling the crime as a homicide.
No other information will be released at this time.
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.
SOURCE: News Release from Atlantic County Prosecutor's Office