Atlantic City Police Officer Critically Injured in Shootout

An Atlantic City, NJ police officer was seriously wounded in a shootout in front of a casino early Saturday morning. 

The incident occurred after officers made a vehicle stop on three individuals and one of the occupants opened fire. Two additional suspects fled the scene and are currently being sought. 

One of the suspects was shot and killed on scene.

The injured officer was out of surgery; however, he was still listed in critical condition.


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