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Man Shoots, Kills Self at Lakewood Gun Range

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The Lakewood, N.J. police shield.
The Lakewood, N.J. police shield.

Lakewood police say a man shot and killed himself in an apparent suicide at a township gun range.

Police officers were called to the Shore Shot Pistol Range on Airport Road at 2:50 p.m. Monday for a man who had been shot, police said in a statement. Upon arrival, the officers found a 32-year-old Woodbridge man dead with an apparent gunshot wound to the head.

An investigation confirmed the wound was self-inflicted, police said. The man was not identified by name.

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Monday’s shooting is the third of its kind at the range since September, when two people shot themselves in suicide attempts in a single week. One of those victims died, the other was flown to a hospital for treatment.


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