An investigation is ongoing into a double homicide that occurred in Lakewood Township early on Sunday morning.

Ocean County Prosecutor Bradley Billhimer issued a statement announcing that the OCPO's Major Crimes Unit along with Lakewood Police and the Ocean County Sheriff's Office Crime Scene Investigation Unit are looking into the murder that occurred this morning in the township.

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“We have a suspect in custody and there is no immediate danger to the public at this time,” Prosecutor Billhimer said in a statement. “This is an active investigation and more details will be released when they become available."

This is a developing story, stay tuned for additional information as it is released.

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