PLEASANTVILLE — Police were investigating a claim of a shooting Monday after a man walked into the hospital in Atlantic City for treatment and said he had been shot in Pleasantville.

The victim, who suffered a gunshot wound to the leg, said he had been shot on Washington Avenue, near The Press of Atlantic City's offices, Sgt. Emory Silipigni said.

But, investigating officers found no indication of a shooting.

Police were interviewing the victim at AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center's City Division.

Anyone with information is asked to call the police at 609-641-6100.