Police have identified a man found shot in the cheek in Atlantic City on Wednesday night.

Robert Green, 33, is in critical condition at AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center's City Campus after undergoing surgery Wednesday night.

Police were called to the 600 block of Howard Avenue at about 6:30 p.m., and found Green bleeding from his nose and mouth, according to the report.

Green was released from prison in September after serving nearly 5 1/2 years for weapons offenses, theft by deception and bail-jumping, according to state Department of Corrections records.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 609-347-5766 or send an anonymous text to tip411 (847411) beginning the text with ACPD.