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Authorities Investigate Drive-by Shooting That Injures Two Outside Dunellen Hall


Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew C. Carey and Chief Jeffrey Nelson of the Dunellen Police Department said today that authorities are searching for suspects who opened fire on two men who were wounded as they stood outside a rental hall in the borough.

The two men, whose names are being withheld, were taken to Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick, where they are being treated for gunshot wounds.

The men were shot at 6:30 p.m. on July 10, 2016 as they stood outside the rental hall, located at the intersection of North Washington Avenue and Front Street in the borough.

The suspects were riding in a white minivan when they approached the victims, and fled after firing an undisclosed number of shots.

The investigation is active and is continuing.

Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Brian O’Neill of the Dunellen Police Department at (732) 968-3000, or Detective David Abromaitis of the Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office at (732) 745-4436.