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Apr 15, 2019

Police Reveal Origin of Ocean Grove, NJ Fire

Ocean Grove Dunes Cafe origin boardwalk fire

On April 14, a fire erupted on the Ocean Grove Beach Pavilion. The area of origin has been determined to be underneath the Dunes Boardwalk Cafe, on the east side of the structure.

The Neptune Township Police Department said, “The area of origin is an area where homeless have resided in the past.”

The cause is still under investigation.

april 13 ocean grove fire

Members of the Investigative Team are looking to speak with anyone who has any information, please contact Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office Detective Patrick Petruzziello or Neptune Township Police Department Kaan Williams 732-988-8000.