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Mays Landing Man Charged In May AC Shooting

The Atlantic City Police Department announces the arrest of a suspect involved in the shooting of two individuals that occurred in May of 2022.
An investigation conducted by detectives of the Violent Crimes Unit identified 23 year old Jerome Ford of Mays Landing as the suspect involved in the shooting resulting in the filing of criminal charges. Ford was arrested on June 29, 2022 in Sicklerville, NJ.
On May 13, at 9:31 AM, patrol officers responded to the 900 block of Caspian Avenue in reference to a ShotSpotter alert. Responding officers arrived and located evidence of gunfire but initially did not locate a victim. Moments later, officers were alerted that two male shooting victims, 31 and 30 of Atlantic City, arrived at the AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center, City Division, for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries. Ford is charged with attempted murder, aggravated assault and weapons counts.