MANVILLE, NJ - Police received 9-1-1 calls reporting a fight in progress and shots fired in Manville Saturday, shortly after midnight according to a news release from the Somerset County Prosecutor's Office. 

Police say a call to 9-1-1 reported a fight was in progress at approximately 12:20 am at Foxtails Lounge.   

"Additional 9-1-1 calls were received reporting hearing shots fired," Somerset County Prosecutor, Michael H. Robertson said in a news release. "Prior to the arrival of patrol units, the crowd dispersed. Somerset County Prosecutor’s Office Major Crimes and Crime Scene Unit, as well as the Manville Borough Police Department, responded to the scene. Injuries are unknown at this time and the investigation is ongoing." 

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Robertson, Chief of County Detectives John W. Fodor, and Manville Borough Police Chief Mark A. Peltack request anyone who may have witnessed the incident or has information pertaining to this incident to contact the Somerset County Prosecutor’s Office Major Crimes Unit by calling Somerset County Communications at (908) 526-2500 or the Manville Police Department. Reports can also be made on the STOPit app.


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