MAYS LANDING- An Atlantic City man is dead after he was shot Thursday evening, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner announced.
At approximately 8:47p.m., Atlantic City Police responded to the area of Anchorage Court for a report of a man suffering from gunshot wounds. The man who was shot was identified as Jasper Bell, 32, who resided on Anchorage Court.
Bell died in route to the hospital and an autopsy is scheduled for Friday. An autopsy determined Bell died of a gunshot wound to the chest and the manner of death is homicide.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office Major Crimes Unit at 609-909-7666. Witnesses may also contact the Atlantic City Police Department Investigations Division at 609-347-5766.