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Police Seek Witnesses to Fatal 2022 Asbury Park Shooting

Freehold Township

By: Najla Alexander 

Monmouth County officials announced law enforcement officials are requesting information from anyone who may have witnessed a fatal shooting that took place in Asbury Park in late July 2022.

Prosecutor Raymond S. Santiago said the Asbury Park Police responded to a report of gunfire on Thursday, July 28, 2022, shortly before 7:30 p.m., originating from the area of the 1600 block of Sewall Avenue.

Authorities say upon arrival, officers located 33-year-old Kyshon Washington-Walker of Shrewsbury.

Washington-walker had sustained multiple gunshot injuries, officials say.

According to officials, Washington-Walker was transported to Jersey Shore University Medical Center, where he was pronounced deceased a short time later.

Members of the Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office’s Major Crimes Bureau and the Asbury Park Police continue to investigate the shooting, officials said.

Anyone with information on this incident is urged to contact Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office Detective Matthew Delgado at 800-533-7443 or Asbury Park Police Detective Anthony Houlis at 732-774-1300.