An investigation is underway in Morris County following a shooting incident that occurred on Wednesday night at the Circle Motel in Roxbury Township.
A preliminary investigation revealed that at around 8:50 p.m., Roxbury Police responded to reports of gunfire at the motel. Upon arrival, officers discovered a male victim who had sustained a gunshot wound to his leg.
The injured individual was found bleeding heavily, prompting medical personnel to swiftly apply a tourniquet to control the bleeding.
He was then rushed to Morristown Medical Center for treatment.
Preliminary information suggests that the shooting involved a thin white female and a black male reportedly armed with a rifle. Following the incident, both suspects fled the scene.
As of now, authorities have not determined the motive behind the shooting, and the investigation remains active.
Further details will be disclosed as the investigation progresses.