Atlantic City

May 15, 2017

ATLANTIC CITY POLICE INVESTIGATE FATAL SHOOTING SUNDAY

Atlantic City Police are investigating a fatal shooting on Mother’s Day that killed a man.  Police say the shooting occurred in the Back Maryland section of the city.  The Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office is handling the investigation moving forward. ##
May 9, 2017

ATLANTIC CITY MAN CRITICALLY INJURED IN MOTOR VEHICLE ACCIDENT

A 41 year old man from Atlantic City was critically injured in a motor vehicle accident Tuesday afternoon in Pleasantville.  Authorities say David Aikens was heading north on Doughty Road when his car crossed the center line of the roadway and struck a pole.  Aikens was the only individual inside the vehicle. ##
May 9, 2017

REPORT: TRUMP TAJ MAHAL SOLD TO HARD ROCK FOR $50 MILLION

Hard Rock paid only $50 million for the Trump Taj Mahal property in Atlantic City.  The Press of Atlantic City reports that the Hard Rock also secured more than 30 acres of property in the deal with Carl Ichan, who closed the casino last October. ##
May 8, 2017

HAMMONTON MAN SHOT AND KILLED IN ATLANTIC CITY

A 31 year old man from Hammonton was shot and killed in Atlantic City Friday night.  Atlantic County authorities say David Blackwell Jr. was shot on North Virginia Avenue.  He was pronounced dead less than two hours later; no suspects are in custody. ##