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UPDATE: Two Wounded in Freehold Borough Shooting

Monmouth County


By: Jeff Sommes 

A shooting incident that left two people injured on Friday morning in Freehold Borough is currently under investigation, Monmouth County Prosecutor Raymond S. Santiago stated Friday.

Monmouth County officials said at approximately 7:14 a.m., members of the Freehold Borough Police Department responded to the 70 block of Center Street for the report of a shooting incident.

Upon arrival, officers discovered two victims, a male and a female, suffering from gunshot wounds. 

The victims were transported to a local hospital for treatment and are in stable condition. 

Members of the Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office’s Major Crimes Bureau and the Freehold Borough Police Department continue to investigate the shootingincident.

Anyone with information on this incident is urged to contact Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office Detective Thomas Manzo at 800-533-7443 or Freehold Borough Police Detective Rich Schwerthoffer at 732-462-4200

Anyone who feels the need to remain anonymous but has information about a crime can submit a tip to Monmouth County Crime Stoppers by calling their confidential telephone tip-line at 1-800-671-4400