"If any residents have any concerns about seeing animals that are acting out of character or seeing nocturnal animals during the day or being lethargic or aggressive contact law enforcement. Don't approach them," Health Department spokesman Dan Regenye told the Townsquare News Network.
Legislation introduced by Sens. Robert Singer and Joe Pennacchio is focused, they said, on strengthening laws to prevent any similar violent outbreaks from taking place in the future and coming down harder on violators.
Mayors and police chiefs along the Jersey Shore say the state's new marijuana law could lead to a summer of crime and delinquency unless Gov. Phil Murphy signs a proposed to change to the recent legislation.