By CBS3 Staff

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (CBS) — Police are investigating after they say Atlantic City Councilman MD Hossain Morshed was assaulted Thursday night. Police say officers responded to a parking lot near the intersection of Florida and Atlantic Avenues around 10:45 p.m. Thursday.

Responding officers found the 47-year-old councilman, who was transported to AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center with non-life-threatening injuries.

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Morshed represents Atlantic City’s 4th Ward.

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There is no word on what led to the assault or on any potential suspects.

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Anyone with information is urged to contact the Atlantic City Police Department Criminal Investigations Section at 609-347-5766.