Residents on edge after Neptune violence

The Seawall Avenue shootings come on the heels of an earlier shooting Sunday on Myrtle Avenue. (5/27/14)

NEPTUNE - Two people were shot last night in Neptune Township.

According to police, the incident happened right after 11 p.m. on Sewall Avenue. Police say the injuries are non-life threatening.

The shootings come on the heels of an earlier shooting Sunday night, where two men from Asbury were shot on Myrtle Avenue. The victims, ages 20 and 26, were shot shortly after 10 p.m., according to the Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office. Neither was admitted to a hospital.

Also on Sunday, the prosecutor’s office confirms there was a large brawl where an 18-year-old Asbury Park man was stabbed. However, it was not determined if the stabbing was related to the brawl.

The stabbing victim is expected to be hospitalized for several days.

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