Police & Fire

Another Shooting in Asbury Park Has Investigators in Search of Leads on Suspects

014ef75072ea07492a3b_monmouthcountycrimestoppers.jpg
014ef75072ea07492a3b_monmouthcountycrimestoppers.jpg

FREEHOLD, NJ — For the second time in less than a week, Monmouth County and Asbury Park detectives are investigating a shooting that occurred in the city, this time leaving a male victim critically injured.

At about 1:11 a.m. on Sunday June 3, the Asbury Park Police Department responded to the area of 100 Langford Street after receiving a report of shots fired. While the officers located two vehicles with bullet holes, initially it did not appear that anyone had been struck, according to Monmouth County Prosecutor Christopher J. Gramiccioni.

However, police learned less than one-half hour later an unidentified man with a gunshot wound to the face was brought by a family member to Jersey Shore University Medical Center, Neptune, the prosecutor’s office said in a statement. It was learned that the victim, who remains hospitalized in critical but stable condition, was shot in the area of 100 Langford, authorities said.

Sign Up for E-News

On May 29 at about 4:06 p.m., a similar incident occurred about 1 mile away in the area of 1400 Main Street, where 2017 Nissan Altima was found with a bullet hole in the driver’s side door and a victim was later identified as being struck in the leg by a bullet at that location, according to the prosecutor’s office.

Anyone with information about the 100 Langford incident is urged to contact Detective Patrick Petruzziello of the prosecutor’s office at 1-800-533-7443 or Asbury Park Detective Darrius Davis at 732-774-1300.

Anyone with information on the 1400 Main Street incident should Detective Brian Weisbrot of the of the prosecutor’s office at 1-800-533-7443 or Asbury Park Detective Sean Deshader at 732-774-1300.

Anyone who feels the need to remain anonymous, but has information about a crime can contact Monmouth County Crime Stoppers confidential telephone tip-line by calling 1-800-671-4400; can text “MONMOUTH” plus their tip to 274637; or, they can email a tip via the website at www.monmouthcountycrimestoppers.com.  Monmouth County Crime Stoppers will pay up to $5,000 for information leading to the arrest of criminals and fugitives.

TAPinto Belmar/Lake Como is Belmar and Lake Como’s only free daily newspaper. Accredited by the New Jersey Press Association, it is the official electronic newspaper of both municipalities. As a locally owned news organization, TAPinto through its advertisers is able to publish online, objective news 24/7 at no charge. Sign up for its free daily e-News, and follow it on Facebook and Twitter.

Download the free TAPinto App! Click here for Android - Click here for iOS to get news as it is happening.

 

TAP Into Another Town's News:

You May Also Be Interested In

Sign Up for E-News

Belmar/Lake Como

Congressman Smith Lauds BPU Action Rejecting Power Line Plan

June 23, 2018

WASHINGTON, DC — Congressman Chris Smith, who represents much of Monmouth County, applauded New Jersey Board of Public Utilities's decision rejecting the proposal of Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) to construct a high-voltage power line between Red Bank and Aberdeen.

“(The June 22) decision is a vindication for local residents who fought long and hard to oppose ...

Upcoming Events

Carousel_image_35cfbda2f3615e195781_belmar_logo

Tue, June 26, 5:30 PM

Belmar

Belmar Business Partnership Monthly Meeting

Carousel_image_e1f59c2813a500e73ca9_lakecomoflag

Wed, June 27, 6:00 PM

Belmar

Lake Como Board of Education

Carousel_image_47fbcc366f75ac7c97f2_bes

Wed, June 27, 7:00 PM

Belmar Elementary School, Belmar

Belmar Board of Education

Carousel_image_7f0f2fe5f2a36e58a7ce_belmar_logo

Thu, June 28, 7:00 PM

Belmar

Belmar Zoning Board of Adjustment

Carousel_image_7ae118156f1d20aed5df_bbppyanoeplaza4

Fri, June 29, 6:30 PM

Pyanoe Plaza, Belmar

Friday Night Concert Series: Shore Blue

Carousel_image_25532d9fac188f69884c_belmarpubliclibrary

Sat, June 30, 11:00 AM

Belmar Public Library, Belmar

Libraries Rock: Storyteller Event with Don ...

Keep 12th Avenue with ‘Normal Height’ Homes

June 21, 2018

To the Editor:

Attend the (Belmar Zoning Board of Adjustment) hearing on (Thursday, June 28) to voice your opposition to having two five-story condos of 24 units each on the first block of 12th Avenue. Join your neighbors in protesting this density of buildings and 62-foot height of housing units that will have a negative impact on the residential quality of the neighborhood.

The Belmar Inn ...

Cool Ways to Save Money This Summer

As the summer temperatures rise, home cooling costs rise as well. But there are ways to help save money without sweating the heat:

To increase your cooling system’s efficiency by as much as 20%, get it checked out for summer.  A technician will clean the condenser, make sure you have the optimal amount of refrigerant, and ensure the airflow over the coil is ...

Princeton Students Achieve Success: Bog Turtle Designated State Reptile

June 19, 2018

TRENTON, NJ — Legislation inspired by students from Princeton designating the endangered bog turtle as the New Jersey state reptile has been signed into law by Gov. Phil Murphy.

“I am so proud of the successful effort of students at Riverside Elementary and their teacher, Mark Eastburn, to name the bog turtle as New Jersey’s official reptile,”  said Sen.

Belmar and Lake Como

June 2, 2018

Belmar Police Department reported the following arrests occurred in Belmar and Lake Como from April 1, 2018 to April 28, 2018.

BELMAR

Ryan Miles, 33, of Belmar was charged with contempt on an outstanding warrant after his arrest on April 1 on Route 35 by Police Officer Patrick McGill.

Lisa Perrault, 49, of Long Branch was arrested on 16th Avenue on April 6 by Police Officer Patrick ...