ATLANTIC CITY- A cooperative investigation is underway by the ACPO Major Crimes Unit and the Atlantic City Police Department after a man was found unconscious on a city sidewalk on March 5, 2021, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner announced.
At approximately 4:01 p.m., on March 5, 2021, the Atlantic City Police Department received a 911 call in reference to an unconscious male on the 500 north block of Trenton Avenue. Atlantic City Police Officers discovered Christopher Irons, 51, of Atlantic City unconscious on the sidewalk. Detectives believe Irons was assaulted.
Medical personnel arrived and transported Irons to Atlanticare Regional Medical Center City Campus. Irons remains hospitalized in critical condition.
If anyone has information regarding this incident please contact the ACPO Major Crimes Unit at 609-909-7800 or visit the Prosecutor’s Office website at http://www.acpo.org/tips.html and provide information by filling out the form anonymously on the Submit a Tip page. People may also call Crime Stoppers at 609-652-1234 or 1-800-658-8477 (TIPS) or visit the Crime Stoppers Website at http://www.crimestoppersatlantic.com/. Crime Stoppers offers cash rewards for information leading to the arrest and indictment of those who commit crimes in Atlantic County.