Atlantic City man injured in Tuesday morning shooting - Breaking News - Press of Atlantic City

Atlantic City man injured in Tuesday morning shooting - Breaking News - Press of Atlantic City

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Atlantic City man injured in Tuesday morning shooting

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Atlantic City police are investigating a shooting after a man walked into the hospital at 2:21 a.m. Tuesday with a gunshot wound to his hip.

Laquan Rex, 20, who lives in the city, told police he was walking on Route 30 near Grammercy Avenue when he heard gunfire and realized he was struck, Sgt. Monica McMenamin said. Rex told Detective Thomas Holton that the gunfire came from a vehicle traveling outbound on Route 30. He could not provide any vehicle description, including color, McMenamin said. No crime scene was found Anyone with information is asked to call police at 609-347-5766. Information may also be called in anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 609-652-1234. Information can also be texted anonymously to tip411 (847411) beginning the text with ACPD.