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Pleasantville man wanted in Atlantic City shooting caught in Atlanta

Pleasantville man wanted in Atlantic City shooting caught in Atlanta

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A Pleasantville man wanted for shooting a man earlier this month at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City was arrested Thursday in Atlanta, Atlantic City police said.

Emery Chapman, 39, was apprehended by members of the FBI Task Force. He was in possession of a handgun at the time of his arrest, police said.

Chapman, known by the nickname “Strawberry,” was wanted in a shooting Feb. 3 of a 25-year-old Pleasantville man at the Hard Rock.

He is charged with aggravated assault, unlawful possession of a weapon and possession of a weapon for an unlawful purpose.

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