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Release*†††††††††††††††† Date: April 7, 2013
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County Prosecutorís Office
††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††† *News Release*†††††††††††††††† Date: April 7, 2013
Charges filed following New Brunswick shooting
County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan announced today that a 26-year-old North
Brunswick man has been charged with three weapons offenses following a shooting
Akeem Williams (DOB 1/27/87) was charged on April 6, 2013 with possession of a weapon for an unlawful purpose and unlawful possession of a weapon.
He also was charged with a count of certain persons not to have weapons. The charge was filed after it was determined that Williams previously was convicted in an unrelated case.
His bail has been set at $150,000.
Following the shooting, the Middlesex County Prosecutorís Office immediately took control of the investigation and notified the state Office of the Attorney General in accordance with guidelines governing the use of force by police.
a preliminary investigation,
investigation remains active and is continuing. Anyone with information is
asked to call Investigator Scott Crocco of the Middlesex County Prosecutorís
Office at (732) 745-4471, or Investigator