News

Shooting Investigation in Whitesboro

February 18, 2021

Cape May Court House, New Jersey – Cape May County Prosecutor Jeffrey H. Sutherland and Middle Township Police Chief Christopher Leusner request the public’s assistance in identifying two vehicles involved in a shooting in the Whitesboro section of Middle Township on the evening of February 15, 2021.

At 7:09 pm, on February 15, 2021, Middle Township Police received a report of a shooting near the intersection of West Main Street and Reading Avenue in Whitesboro. Patrol officers responded to the scene along with Detectives from the Cape May County Prosecutor’s Office and the Middle Township Police Department and initiated an investigation. It was determined that two vehicles of unknown descriptions were involved in the shooting and then fled the area. Numerous shell casings were found in the area and fortunately no one was injured as a result of this incident.

Prosecutor Sutherland and Chief Leusner urge anyone who may have seen this incident occur or who may have information identifying the vehicles or individuals involved in this shooting to please contact the Cape May County Prosecutor’s Office at 609-465- 1135, or the Middle Township Police Department at 609-465-8700, or text TIP
MTPDTIPS followed by your message to 888777 or through the Cape May County Crime Stoppers at 609-889-3597.