2 arrested in connection to Atlantic City shooting

Police have arrested two men in connection to a shooting that left a police officer in critical condition and a suspect dead in Atlantic City.



Officials say 19-year-old Martell Chisholm and 28-year-old Demetrius Cross are charged with attempted murder, robbery and weapons offenses.



The shooting happened around 2:30 a.m. on Saturday after two officers witnessed a robbery happening outside the parking garage at Caesar's Casino.



News 12 is told one officer was shot as he exited his vehicle.



A second officer then shot and hit one of the suspects, 25-year-old Jerome Damon, of Camden, who was later found dead.


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