WILDWOOD — A Philadelphia woman has been charged in a Saturday night shooting, according to a post Monday on the Wildwood Police Department’s Facebook page.

Mikea Rivers, 24, is charged with two counts of aggravated assault, possession of a firearm for an unlawful purpose and unlawful possession of a firearm, according to a statement issued by Cape May County Prosecutor Jeffrey Sutherland and Wildwood police Chief Robert Regalbuto.

According to the Facebook post:

The Wildwood Uniform Patrol Division responded at 8:50 p.m. Saturday to reports of shots fired on the 3800 block of Ocean Avenue. The Detective Division determined a shooting occurred in a commercial parking lot on the northeast corner of Spicer and Ocean avenues.

Investigators searched the area and found one spent 9mm shell casing.

Police searched a car at the scene and recovered a 9mm semi-automatic handgun with additional ammunition in the magazine of the weapon, according to the statement.

Rivers was arrested as a result of the investigation. She was sent to the Cape May County jail in Cape May Court House awaiting a detention hearing.

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