The Atlantic City Police Department is investigating an assault that occurred on July 15, 2021.
At 10:45 pm, patrol officers responded to a parking lot near the intersection of Florida and Atlantic Avenues for a report of an assault. Officers arrived to find a victim, MD Hossain Morshed, 47, the 4th Ward councilman for the City of Atlantic City. Morshed was transported to the AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center, City Division, for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.
Anyone with additional information regarding the incident is urged to contact the Atlantic City Police Department Criminal Investigations Section at 609-347-5766. Information can be text to tip411 (847411). Begin the text with ACPD. All texts are anonymous.