Atlantic City Police Department

ATLANTIC CITY — A city man and woman were shot Friday night, police said.

At 9:33 p.m., officers responded to the 300 block of Atlantic Avenue for reports of men shooting paintball guns, police said. When they arrived, they were told people were possibly shot with a firearm.

During the investigation, the man and woman, both 30, walked into AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center, City Campus, with gunshot wounds, police said.

The names of the victims were not disclosed.

Anyone with information on the shootings can call police at 609-347-5788 or anonymously text tip411 (847411), beginning the text with ACPD.

— Molly Bilinski

Contact: 609-272-7241

mbilinski@pressofac.com

Twitter @ACPressMollyB

Staff Writer

My beat is public safety, following police and crime. I started in January 2018 here at the Press covering Egg Harbor and Galloway townships. Before that, I worked at the Reading Eagle in Reading, Pa., covering crime and writing obituaries.

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