Man shot dead in South Jersey mall parking lot

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    Police are investigating a shooting in a parking lot of a mall in southern New Jersey.

    The shooting happened shortly after 1 a.m. Friday in the parking lot outside of a Macy’s at the Hamilton Mall in Mays Landing. 

    A 20-year-old Atlantic City man was killed and his brother, 26, was shot in the leg and is currently in stable condition, according to

    More than 15 evidence markers were laid down in the parking lot. Officials haven’t yet released the victim’s names or additional information. 

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    The mall opened at 6 a.m. for Black Friday shoppers.

    Anyone with information is asked to contact the Atlantic City Prosecutor’s Office at 609-909-7666.


    The Associated Press contributed to this report. 

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