Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp and Randolph Township Police Chief David Stokoe confirm a fatal shooting that occurred on the evening of November 30, 2015 at the RTSP Shooting Range, 961 Route 10 east in Randolph.
At approximately, 4:59 p.m. the Randolph Police Department was notified of a shooting that occurred at RTSP. Upon their response, it was learned that a 28-year-old male fatally shot himself while inside the gun range. Although the male was transported to the hospital, he succumbed to his injuries.
The Morris County Medical Examiner’s Office has determined the cause of death to be a gunshot wound to the chest and the manner of death to be a suicide.
No other injuries were reported.
Due to the nature of this incident, the identity of the decedent will not be released.
This matter is being investigated by the Randolph Township Police Department, the Major Crimes Unit of the Morris County Prosecutor’s Office, the Morris County Sheriff’s Office – Criminal Investigation Section, and the Morris County Medical Examiner’s Office.