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Middlesex County Grand Jury Indicts New Brunswick Shooting Suspect

By rlsmetro on
New Brunswick

Middlesex County authorities said an East Windsor man has been indicted in connection with a September 2, 2020 shooting.

On September 2, 2020, at approximately 9:28 p.m., members of the New Brunswick Police responded to the area of Lee Avenue and Seaman Street and located two men who been shot.

According to officials, the men were taken to a nearby hospital and treated for their injuries.

Police say on Wednesday,  a Middlesex County Grand Jury indicted Kyale Simonson, 33, of East Windsor with one count of first-degree Attempted Murder, one count of second-degree Aggravated Assault, and one count of second-degree Unlawful Possession of a Firearm for an Unlawful Purpose.

An investigation by Detective Brandt Gregus of the New Brunswick Police Department and Detective Sean Sullivan of the Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office identified Simonson as the gunman.

The investigation is active and continuing. Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Gregus of the New Brunswick Police Department at (732)745-5200, or Detective Sullivan of the Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office at (732) 745-4060.

As is the case with all criminal defendants, the charges against Simonson are merely accusations and he is presumed innocent until proven guilty.