15-year-old at Park With Loaded Gun Nabbed By Stafford Twp., NJ, Cops
Thanks to a tip from a concerned resident, Stafford Township Police were able to track down a 15-year-old boy with a loaded gun and a folding knife at a local neighborhood park.
Police said Wednesday evening they were notified about someone at the park, dressed in all black clothing with white shoes was at the park, displaying a handgun.
When cops arrived at Ocean Acres Park, they found the boy, who had a loaded, black Beretta 9MM handgun and a folding knife.
He was arrested and charged with second- and fourth-degree unlawful possession of a weapon.
He was taken to Ocean County Juvenile Detention Center where he remains in custody.
Because of the boy's age, police have not released his name.
The incident remains under investigation.