SOUTH RIVER, NJ - Shots were heard on the East Brunswick-South River border early this morning as a local restaurant that bills itself as "the most upscale African club in New Jersey" was closing.

Middlesex County Prosecutor Yolanda Ciccone and Chief Mark Tinitigan of the South River Police Department announced that authorities are investigating shots fired at approximately 2:00 A.M., South River Police officers responded to the vicinity of the Kilimanjaro Bar & Grille, located on Old Bridge Turnpike in response to shots fired.  At present, no one is believed to have been injured.

The investigation is active and continuing.  Anyone with information is asked to call Patrolman Bernard Mackiel of the South River Police Department at (732) 254-9002 ext. 106 or Detective Mark Morris of the Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office at (732) 745-3927.