1 person injured in Woodbridge shooting; 2 in custody

Police have arrested two men in connection with a shooting on Bunns Lane in Woodbridge that has left one person injured today.Authorities say a female

WOODBRIDGE - Police have arrested two men in connection with a shooting on Bunns Lane in Woodbridge that has left one person injured today.

Authorities say a female resident of the Woodbridge Garden Apartments returned home with her boyfriend this morning to discover two people exiting their apartment and then returning to their car.

Police say the boyfriend, whose identity hasn't been released, confronted the suspects, one of whom shot him three times in the legs. The victim was taken to a nearby hospital and is expected to survive.

The two suspects fled on foot. State police, K-9 units and helicopters were called in to help with the search.

Police say one of the men was found in a Dumpster with the help of the K-9 unit and arrested.

Officials say the second suspect eluded capture and was seen running across nearby Route 9. A local school was placed on lockdown and residents were asked to remain indoors. Police arrested the man later this afternoon.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

Man arrested in shooting involving Fetty Wap now 1 Man arrested in shooting involving Fetty Wap facing robbery charges
2 VIDEO: Extended footage from NYPD Emergency Services Unit graduation
The owners of a home in Westfield say 3 Attorney: Homeowners got another letter from 'The Watcher'
Wells Fargo is rolling out cardless ATMs where 4 Word on the Street: Cardless ATMs
A second arrest was made in a shooting 5 2nd arrest made in shooting involving rapper Fetty Wap

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

It's good to know you have Walt Kane Kane in Your Corner

It's good to know you have Walt Kane in your corner.

News 12 takes a look at the hottest Tech Check

Eric Landskroner has a look at the latest gadgets and biggest stories in tech.

News 12 On the Scene

Check out these exclusive videos from New Jersey celebs!

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE