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Absecon Police Department
Friday November 12th, 2021 :: 04:23 p.m. EST


Police Respond to Shots Fired

For Immediate Release: November 12, 2021

Just after 1:30 AM on November 12th officers responded to the area of S. Shore Road and Dr. Ruppert Drive (E. Illinois Avenue) for a report of shots fired. Arriving officers located evidence confirming a firearm had been discharged in the area. The incident is under investigation by the APD – Criminal Investigation Division.

Anyone with information is urged to contact the Absecon Police Department at (609) 641-0667. Report anonymously with Crime Stoppers at 1-200-658-TIPS (8477) or text TIPCOP plus your tip to 274637 (CRIMES).

Absecon Police Department
500 N. Mill Road
Absecon, NJ 08201

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 609-641-0667

Lt. Jeffrey Mazer #851
Patrol Division Commander
[email protected]

E Illinois Ave
Absecon, NJ 08201

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