ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (CBS) — There are growing concerns about safety on the Atlantic City boardwalk.It follows the death of a store owner.
Atlantic City Police are investigating two incidents. Business owners on the boardwalk say they are being terrorized by groups of children.
Eyewitnesses say it was chaos on the Atlantic City boardwalk Thursday night. Teens trashed a store, threatening the owner with a knife.
That man, identified as Mahmood Ansari, collapsed moments later when police arrived. He died at the hospital.
Mike Krawitz described the video he captured on his cell phone.
“It was just mass chaos. There was kids running all over, screaming, cursing, trying to run from police, fighting the police,” Krawitz said.
The Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office has charged a 12-year-old boy and a 14-year-old girl with robbery and other counts.
“This is an ongoing investigation. The two juveniles that were involved, 14 and 12, have been released. However, …