Atlantic City police are investigating a shooting in the city's Back Maryland section.

A male ran into the High Gate apartments at about 9:45 p.m. with a gunshot wound to the buttocks, police said.

The shooting appears to have happened in the area of Brigantine Homes on North Maryland Avenue.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 609-347-5766 or Crime Stoppers at 609-652-1234. Information may also be sent anonymously via text message to tip411(847411) beginning the text with ACPD.

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