Victim had bullet fragment in his face following shooting in Berkeley Township
The Ocean County Prosecutors Office and Berkeley Township Police are investigating a Monday night shooting in Manitou Park that left a man with a bullet fragment in his face, Prosecutor Bradley Billhimer and Police Chief Karin DiMichele announced in a joint statement Tuesday.
The 29-year old victim was treated at Community Medical Center and later released.
As for the shooting, police responded to Third Avenue Manitou Park on Monday around 3:00 pm where they found the victim.
It's not known who fired the shots or why at this point.
The Ocean County Prosecutors Office Major Crimes Unit and Berkeley Police are investigating the shooting and ask that if you or someone you know has any information that can help them solve the case, you should reach out to Detective Denis Mitchell of the Ocean County Prosecutor’s Office Major Crime Unit at 732-929-2027 extension 2476 or Detective Michael Riccardelli of the Berkeley Township Police Department at 732-341-1132 extension 2153.