OCEAN TOWNSHIP: The following is a press release from the Ocean Township Police Department:
On July 3rd, 2017 at approximately 10:55 p.m. police responded to a Mallard Lane address for a report a female who was struck in the face with a pellet. When patrol officers arrived in the area they learned the victim was sitting in the rear of her property when she was struck. The area was checked yielding no suspects or leads to further the investigation at the time of the initial call for service.
Further investigation by Detective Steven Walker revealed exterior surveillance footage that depicts two subjects in the area of the Mallard Lane residence. Shortly after the time of the incident the subjects are seen running from the area.
Anyone with information on this incident is urged to contact the police department. If you live in this area and have seen someone shooting a pellet or bb type gun please contact us. If you wish to remain anonymous, you can! Please see the list below and thank you very much for your assistance in this matter.