Authorities seek public’s help identifying person who shot 4-year-old girl in Asbury Park

The Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office is seeking the public’s help identifying the person responsible for shooting a 4-year-old girl in Asbury Park.

News 12 Staff

Aug 19, 2020, 11:34 AM

Updated 1,334 days ago

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The Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office is seeking the public’s help identifying the person responsible for shooting a 4-year-old girl in Asbury Park.
The shooting happened Tuesday around 1:30 p.m. outside the girl’s home on Boston Way. The child was shot in the upper thigh, breaking the child’s leg.
“Enough is enough,” prosecutor Christopher Gramiccioni said in a statement. “We have a toddler who was struck and injured by a stray bullet while sitting outsider her apartment in the middle of the day…These senseless acts of violence must stop.”
The child is expected to fully recover.
Police did not release a description of the suspect.
Anyone who may have information is asked to contact the Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office at 1-800-533-7443 or Asbury Park Police Detective Dillon Gourley at 1-732-774-1300. Anonymous tips can be submitted by calling 1-800-671-4400.
 
 


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