Police were on the scene early Monday morning in Atlantic City.The Major Crimes Unit of the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s office were investigating a dead body, which was found in a vacant lot on Arctic Avenue between Bay Avenue and Rev. Dr. Isaac Cole Plaza.

Accordign to police, 25-year-old Christian Gibbs from Egg Harbor Township  was the victim of an an apparent gunshot wound. Local residents reported hearing gunshots around 5 AM.

If you have any information, authorities are asking you to call the prosecutor’s Major Crimes Unit at 609-909-7666 or the Atlantic City Police Department Investigations Division at 609-347-5766.