MAYS LANDING – The Atlantic County Major Crimes Unit and the Atlantic City Police Department are cooperatively investigating the fatal shooting of a female early Sunday morning.
On Sunday, August 28, 2022, at approximately 1:09 a.m., The Atlantic City Police Department responded to a 911 call in reference to a shooting on the unit block South Bellevue Avenue. Officers located a female gunshot victim. The female was subsequently pronounced deceased. The female was identified as 26 year old Malikah McLaughlin of Atlantic City, NJ. This remains an active investigation.
Anyone with information involving this incident is asked to call the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office at 609-909-7800 or go to the Prosecutor’s Office Web site at http://www.acpo.org/forms/tips-reporting/and provide information by filling out the form anonymously on the Submit a Tip page. People can 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.