Little Egg Harbor Shooting Under Investigation

Ocean County Prosecutor Bradley D. Billhimer announced that on Friday at approximately 11:45 p.m., Little Egg Harbor Township Police responded to a 911 call in reference to a male victim suffering from multiple gunshot wounds on Center Street.

Officials say responding officers found the 23 year-old victim laying in the roadway; he was was transported to Atlantic Care Regional Medical Center in Atlantic City where he is currently listed in critical condition.

This is an active and ongoing investigation between the Ocean County Prosecutor’s Office Major Crime Unit, Little Egg Harbor Township Police Department Detective Bureau, and the Ocean County Sheriff’s Office Crime Scene Investigation Unit.

Anyone with any information about this investigation is asked to contact Detective Denis Mitchell of the Ocean County Prosecutor’s Office Major Crime Unit at 732-929-2027, or Detective Chris Arciniegas of the Little Egg Harbor Township Police at 609-296-3666, ext. 170.