Atlantic City police have identified city resident Tobi Adalberto, 19, as the suspect in a Monday night shooting. 

Submitted by Sgt. Monica McMenamin, Atlantic City Police

ATLANTIC CITY — Police are looking for a city teen in a shooting that wounded two men Monday night.

Adalberto Tobi, 19, is considered armed and dangerous, police said.

The ShotSpotter audio gunshot-detection system alerted police about 11:30 p.m. Monday to the 200 block of North Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard, where Officer Andre Corbin found Ronald Laws, 37, Sgt. Monica McMenamin said.

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The Atlantic City man was conscious and had a gunshot wound to his leg, according to the report. A second man, Weldin Fladger, 45, of Ohio, had a graze wound to his leg.

Corbin obtained information that the suspect had fled into a rowhome, but a search could not find him.

The suspect fled north on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard and ran east on Mediterranean Avenue, according to the report. Forensic Investigator Detective Schuyler Davis processed the crime scene and collected evidence.

An investigation led by Detectives Charles Stuart and Joseph Iacovone, of the Violent Crimes Unit, resulted in complaints issued for Tobi under Lt. Robert Campbell, unit commander.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call police at 609-347-5766 or Crime Stoppers at 609-652-1234. Information also may be texted anonymously to tip411 (847411).

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