MAPLEWOOD, NJ - Shortly before noon today, January 10, both the. Maplewood Police and Fire Departments responded to an incident at Avalon Apartments on Boyden Avenue. 
Blood was found both on the ground in the courtyard of the building as well as inside the property.

Two persons were seen fleeing the scene, one of them was apprehended by the police and is currently being detained as a person of interest. Therwas no victim found so the ambulance and EMS unit from Banabas Medical Center were released from the scene along with the fire engine. The number of police on scene was dramatically reduced. 

This article will be updated when additional information becomes available.