It didn’t take long for the first murder of the new year to occur in Atlantic City. At 12:30am Sunday morning, 30 year-old Kendal Hudgins was shot and killed on the 1800 block of Riverside Drive. Hudgins was pronounced dead shortly after 1am Sunday at Atlantic Care Regional Medical center. The shooting occurred at a house party, where two other men suffered gunshot wounds in the incident. Police are investigating and have not yet made an arrest in the shooting.