NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – A 32-year-old East Windsor man is facing two counts of first-degree attempted murder in connection with a Sept. 2 shooting.

Kyale Simonson is also facing one count of second-degree unlawful possession of a weapon for an unlawful purpose and one count of possession of a handgun without a permit, according to a press release from Middlesex County Prosecutor Yolanda Ciccone and Director Anthony A. Caputo of the New Brunswick Police Department.

New Brunswick Police responded to the vicinity of Lee Avenue and Seaman Street in New Brunswick on Sept. 2 at about 9:28 p.m. and found that two men had gunshot wounds.

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The men, ages 27 and 31, were taken to Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

Simonson was charged following an investigation by Detective Brandt Gregus of the New Brunswick Police Department and Detective Sean Sullivan of the Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office, police said.

Simonson was taken to the Middlesex County Adult Corrections Center pending a detention hearing in Superior Court.

The investigation is active and continuing. Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Gregus of the New Brunswick Police Department at (732) 745-5200, or Detective Sullivan of the Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office at (732) 745-4060.