On Saturday November 9th, 2013 at approximately 2:30am, the Egg Harbor Township Police Department responded to Shore Medical Center in reference to a subject in the emergency room with a gunshot wound. Officer Ernie Dunson responded and made contact with the victim, Samir Dugan (19 years old from Pleasantville), who was suffering from a gunshot wound to the lower back. Dugan stated that he was shot in the parking lot of the Holiday Inn Express 6811 Black Horse Pike, Egg Harbor Township, and subsequently transported to the hospital by family members where he was treated for a “non-life threatening” injury.
The incident is being investigated by township Detective Richard Vogt. This is a separate incident than the shooting death of Kaneil Harris that occurred the following day at the Howard Johnson 6817 Black Horse Pike.
Anyone having information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Egg Harbor Township Criminal Investigation Bureau at 609-926-4051 or Atlantic County Crime Stoppers at 609-652-1234, 1-800-658-8477(TIPS) or online at www.crimestoppersatlantic.com. Crime Stoppers offers cash rewards for information leading to the arrest and indictments in Atlantic County.
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