THURSDAY NIGHT SHOOTING IN ATLANTIC CITY

 Atlantic City Police are investigating a shooting that occurred Thursday night and injured one man. Officers responded to the 400 block of North South Carolina Avenue around 7:15 p.m. after hearing multiple gunshots. The officers found a 21 year-old Mays Landing man with a gunshot wound to the leg. Witnesses say he was standing in a large group…

SENATE APPROVES PACKAGE OF GUN BILLS

The Senate approved major portions of a comprehensive package of gun safety bills on Thursday. The measures will overhaul the state’s firearms permitting process by creating a modern, electronic system for universal background checks that will include mental health records and cover private transactions and ammunition sales, among other actions to prevent gun violence. The…