ATLANTIC CITY — Police are investigating an incident in which an officer was injured during a foot pursuit.
Police tweeted just after 6 p.m. to use caution near the 4000 block of Ventnor Avenue because of the incident, and the area was closed.
USE CAUTION in the area of the 4000 block of Ventnor Avenue. Officers are on scene. One male in custody. One officer sustained an injury during a foot pursuit. Developing investigation. Information will be released when it is fully available.— Atlantic City Police (@AtlanticCityPD) June 12, 2018
The tweet said one man was in custody, that an officer was injured but did not specify the type of injury, and that the investigation is ongoing.
Officers were on the scene with paramedics. Crowds gathered along Ventnor Avenue outside homes and businesses to watch police work.
Ventnor Avenue from Dover to Richmond avenues reopened about 6:30 p.m.
This is a developing story. Checking back for details.