Man Indicted For Murder Of Boy, 10, At New Jersey Football Game

Mays Landing, New Jersey – A 31-year-old Atlantic City man has been indicted for murder and other charges in connection to the fatal shooting of a 10-year-old boy, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon Tyner announced Tuesday.

Tyner said Tuesday that an Atlantic County grand jury returned an indictment against Alvin Wyatt for the following charges in the death of 10-year-old Micah Tennant who was shot at the Pleasantville-Camden High School football game in Pleasantville on November 15, 2019:

2 counts of Attempted Murder
Unlawful Possession of a Weapon
Possession of a Weapon for an Unlawful Purpose

Wyatt had been facing charges relating to the shooting which struck an adult and two juveniles.

The Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office, Pleasantville Police Department, Absecon Police Department, Atlantic City Police Department, ATF, Atlantic County Sheriff’s Department and Stockton Police Department were all instrumental in the investigation, added Tyner.

Chief Assistant Prosecutor Seth Levy represents the state in the matter.

Anyone with information involving serious crimes is asked to call the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office at 609-909-7800.