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Brothers arrested for Atlantic City murder

Friday, September 28, 2012
Hasan Bruce, Jamal Bruce

Two brothers from Atlantic City have been charged in the murder of a Mays Landing man.

Hasan Bruce, 19 and his brother Jamal Bruce, 21, were arrested on Thursday night at their home in the 600 block of North Indiana Avenue.

They have been charged with the murder of Zachary Taylor, 19, of Mimosa Drive in Mays Landing.

The Atlantic County Prosecutor's Office said Taylor was found with multiple gunshot wounds in the 2000 block of McKinley Avenue in Atlantic City back on June 18th.

Taylor was rushed to the hospital where he later died.

The prosecutor did not release a possible motive for the killing.

The Bruce brothers are being held on $1 million cash bail.

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