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No New Information On Bay Shore Drive Shooting

Man airlifted in critical condition

No new information has been made available regarding a man who suffered from a self-inflicted gunshot wound over the weekend.

A call to the Ocean County Prosecutor's Office Monday went unreturned.

The man was airlifted by Monoc to Jersey Shore University Medical Center, Neptune, in critical condition around 5:25 p.m. Sunday.

The incident took place near Bay Shore Drive and Minturn Road in Toms River Township, Toms River police confirmed.

The area is located near the southern end of Fischer Boulevard.

Toms River Police referred the case to the Ocean County Prosecutor's Office. Toms River Patch will update as more information becomes available.

Dev Durer May 06, 2012 at 10:16 PM
Whoa... It's official. There goes the neighborhood.
barbara May 06, 2012 at 10:42 PM
JSHN reported it was self inflicted. geesh....
Martin May 06, 2012 at 10:47 PM
But isn't the right to bear arms more important than anything else?
KingNeptune May 06, 2012 at 10:54 PM
Yeah, it is. Not an excuse for poor gun handling though.
jane May 07, 2012 at 01:20 AM
Super Moon Madness... Welcome to the Jersey Shore
Tom_in_TR May 07, 2012 at 01:26 AM
Why hasn't anyone reported on the guy who got beaten by two guys at the Wawa at 37 and Garfield this morning?
jane May 07, 2012 at 01:26 AM
we locals are about to endure another crazy memorial day weekend...
dainty May 07, 2012 at 01:45 AM
What a shame! I wish everyone would realize suicide not an anwser. I hope he survives and does better.
Dev Durer May 07, 2012 at 02:12 AM
I recind my previous remarks. The neighborhood has not completely gone quite yet.
Sally May 07, 2012 at 02:58 AM
Yes Martin. He probably had the gun illegally. If not; it is not the fault of the gun owner or the guns fault, but the fault of the person that pulled the trigger. I know I'm in agreement with many; I'm not about to give-up my Right to Bear Arms. Grow-up Martin. Stop trying to pass the blame in the wrong direction. It is not your job or the governments to take away my Rights to Bear Arms. Always remember Martin: it's far better to have a gun and not need it, rather to need a gun and not have one. Go soak your head.
dave May 07, 2012 at 10:14 AM
i guess he was'nt a very good shot
Corinne Kaas May 07, 2012 at 11:38 AM
I agree with Dainty.....and thank you Dev for recinding your comment -
1stcav May 07, 2012 at 12:42 PM
David:A Person has to be desperate to make that final move and I need of help , not scorned.Not always a looser, just feels there is no hope or other way out , but this final jester , that his life has NO meaning at all to anyone !
. May 07, 2012 at 04:56 PM
No update?
Nicole May 07, 2012 at 08:27 PM
what are u guys babbling about? Did he live over here, or was it somebody sitting in a car? Who cares what his reasons were. obviously there was one or another...
barbara May 07, 2012 at 10:27 PM
any updates on who it was or what age? did he make it?
Josh May 08, 2012 at 01:30 AM
I feel bad for the family
jetman May 08, 2012 at 01:42 AM
I feel terrible that this has happened may god rest this persons soul..I was in the area when this happened. I know this is off topic but I couldn't believe it I saw an Island Heights cop there who was probably the most herendously out of shape overweight Police Officer I have ever seen in my life it was actually disgusting to see a policemen like that. I can't believe he is on the force there or on any Police Department in the county. Why was he even there nobody needed shade from the sun my god that guy is dangerous to all of us especially when hes hungry. disgraceful!!
Nicole May 08, 2012 at 01:32 PM
Jet man, i had the same thought after i saw an island heights cop ride down my street. Very out of shape...But then again, not alot happens in island heights. It's like Mayberry! Lol!
Johndeere May 10, 2012 at 05:25 PM
Ive seen that cop before too..He is very over weight and out of shape. How do they justify that as being ok. This stuff is why public employees are the enemy. Total unprofessional appearance and a poor reflection of that Police Department. Get it together Island Heights.
TheUnforgiven May 29, 2012 at 02:57 PM
My fallen angel. I loved him so.
barbara May 30, 2012 at 11:47 PM
did he pass? wow, if so, so sad....any updates?
bob July 09, 2012 at 09:45 AM
nope..still alive
barbara July 10, 2012 at 01:01 PM
hope he gets help - sad.

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