Atlantic City police are searching for a suspect who fired multiple gunshots on Atlantic Avenue early Wednesday morning.

Police said a confrontation took place inside a convenience store around 12 a.m. on the 1700 block of Atlantic.

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A white male, described as 6-feet tall with brown hair, a brown goatee, and wearing a red, white and blue shirt and tan cargo pants, retrieved a gun from his vehicle. The car was described as a black, newer model Honda, BMW or Mercedes.

The suspect then shot multiple times at some people but nobody was hit, police said.

Anyone with information can contact the Atlantic City Police Department Criminal Investigations Unit at 609-347-5766. Information can also be sent through a text to TIP411 (847411). Begin the text with ACPD. All texts are anonymous. Information can also be called into Crimestoppers at 609-652-1234.


Senior copy editor for the Press of Atlantic City. Have worked as a reporter, copy editor and news editor with the paper since 1985. A graduate of the University of Delaware.

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