ATLANTIC CITY - Police are investigating an incident involving multiple gunshots in the 500 block of North Tennessee Avenue on Sunday afternoon, after the city's new audio gunshot-detection system alerted them.

A ShotSpotter notification was received at about 3 p.m., and police found the rear window of a car shot out and a projectile in the back seat, Sgt. Monica McMenamin said. Another bullet hit the rear bedroom window of a house in that block.

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Police said they found multiple shell casings in the rear parking lot. Witnesses provide no information regarding a suspect, police said.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call the Police Department’s Criminal Investigation Unit at 609-347-5766. Information can also be sent as a text to TIP411, or Crimestoppers at 609-652-1234.


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