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UPDATE: 36-Year-Old Hamilton Man Shot, Killed at Mays Landing Development Identified

By kcora on
Mays Landing Hamilton Township (Atlantic)

Authorities have released the identity of a 36-year-old man shot and killed in Mays Landing, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner announced.

According to authorities, Morris S. Joyce II, 36, of Hamilton Township was shot to death and found Thursday on Winterbury Drive in the Village at Hardings Run II development in Mays Landing.

Police responded to Winterbury Drive at 10 a.m., on Feb. 15th after receiving a call for shots fired in the area.

Investigators from the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office Major Crimes Unit and Hamilton Township Police are continuing to investigate the homicide.  

Anyone with information involving serious crimes is asked to call the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office at 609-909-7800 or go to the Prosecutor’s Office Web site at and provide information by filling out the form anonymously on the Submit a Tip page.

People can also call Crime Stoppers at 609-652-1234 or 1-800-658-8477 (TIPS) or visit the Crime Stoppers Website at Crime Stoppers offers cash rewards for information leading to the arrest and indictment of those who commit crimes in Atlantic County.