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Aug 01, 2020

One Dead, One Injured in Freehold Shooting

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One man is dead and another injured as the result of a shooting that occurred early Saturday morning in Freehold Borough, announced Monmouth County Prosecutor Christopher J. Gramiccioni.

At approximately 1:04 am on Aug. 1, the Freehold Borough Police Department responded to multiple 911 calls in the area of 40 Jackson St. 

Upon arrival, officers found two male victims, one deceased and one injured. The deceased victim was pronounced dead at approximatelyam, and the second victim was taken to a local hospital, where he is currently listed in serious but stable condition.   

The case is being investigated by the Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office and the Freehold Borough Police Department. Anyone with information about this case is urged to call Detective Christopher Guy of the Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office at 1-800-533-7443 or Detective Shaun Hobbs of the Freehold Borough Police Department at 732-5778308.

Information can also be provided by calling 1-800-671-4400, visiting Monmouth County Crime Stoppers.com, or through the free “P3 Tips” mobile app available on the iOS and Android platforms.