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Police-Involved Shooting Under Investigation in Berkeley Township (Ocean County)

Berkeley Township

Ocean County Prosecutor Bradley D. Billhimer announced that the Ocean County Prosecutor’s Office Major Crime Unit and Ocean County Sheriff’s Office Crime Scene Investigation Unit are currently investigating a non-fatal officer-involved shooting in Berkeley Township on Sunday morning.

Officials would only say that at approximately 11:30 a.m., police opened fire on a person at an unreleased location in Berkeley Township. 

"No further information may be released at this time according to New Jersey Attorney General Directive No. 2006-5; a public statement will be released upon completion of the investigation, with the approval of the Attorney General," the press release said.

The investigation remains active and ongoing.