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.READ MORE: Realmuto, Segura Help Phillies Rally To 7-5 Win Vs. Nats
Morshed represents Atlantic City’s 4th Ward.READ MORE: EXCLUSIVE: Casey Johnston's Parents Speaks Out After Missing Daughter's Body Found
There is no word on what led to the assault or on any potential suspects.MORE NEWS: New Jersey Requiring All Employees In 'Certain' Healthcare Facilities Get COVID-19 Vaccine Or Regular Testing By Early September
Anyone with information is urged to contact the Atlantic City Police Department Criminal Investigations Section at 609-347-5766.