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.

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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.

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