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Release*†††††††††††††††† Date: April 6, 2013
†††††††††††††††††† †††† Middlesex
County Prosecutorís Office
††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††† *News Release*†††††††††††††††† Date: April 6, 2013
J. Gillens (12/24/91) of
Gillens also was charged with a count of certain persons not to have a weapon. The charge was filed after it was determined Gillens previously was convicted in an unrelated case.
is being held at the
He was charged during an investigation by Detective Marcus Rosario of the Carteret Police Department and Investigator Gregory Morris of the Middlesex County Prosecutorís Office.
investigation began when police, on routine patrol, heard gunshots fired in the
Chrome section of
arrived at the intersection of
At the same time, police saw another man running from the scene.
chased the man, who stopped and surrendered outside building N at the River Run
apartment complex on
victim was taken to
An autopsy was scheduled for today by the Middlesex County Medical Examinerís Office. The results were not immediately available.
The investigation, which is continuing, showed that the victim was targeted and the shooting did not appear to be a random act.
Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Rosario of the Carteret Police Department at (732) 541-4181, or Investigator Morris of the Middlesex County Prosecutorís Office at (732) 745-3904.
As is the case with all criminal defendants, Gillens is presumed innocent until proven guilty.