Atlantic City, NJ
According to the Atlantic City Police Department, an officer was shot earlier this morning. He is being treated at AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center.
At around 2:30 a.m. police responded to a call on Arkansas Avenue. They encountered a group of people, followed by an exchange of gunfire between the group and police.
An officer was struck in the process, and one of the suspects was shot dead. According to police, the other suspects took off running.
This is an ongoing investigation, and there is a heavy police presence in the area. The stores in the surrounding area are still expected to open at 10 a.m.