Death Investigation Underway in Brick Township

Officials In Ocean County are investigating the death of a male found at a location in Brick Township Wednesday evening.

According to preliminary reports, police were called to a location in the 1400 block of NJ-88 after receiving reports of an injured person just before 8:40 p.m.

Upon arrival, police reportedly found an adult male inside an apartment with a cable tied around his neck at that location.

Police say the unidentified man was pronounced dead at the scene.

The investigation remains open, but it is not clear if the male took his own life at this time.