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The NJ Cop Shot program has posted a reward of $20,000 dollars leading to the arrest and conviction of the suspect responsible for shooting at a Pemberton police officer on Wednesday afternoon.

The officer was sitting in a marked patrol car parked at the intersection of Lemmon Avenue and Norcross Lane in Pemberton when the suspect shot at him. The rounds struck the patrol car but left the officer uninjured

  • WHEN: September 24, 2014 at 3:45 p.m.
  • WHAT: Shooting at Pemberton Police
  • WHERE: Lemmon Avenue and Norcross Lane, Pemberton N.J.

New Jersey State PBA President Patrick Colligan said in posting the reward,

“This is just the latest’s in an alarming recent trend of shooting at police in New Jersey. This suspect had the full intent to kill an officer and only missed by inches. Someone out there knows who this suspect is and we hope the reward will give them the incentive to come forward.”

NJ Cop Shot is a program run by the New Jersey State PBA

Anyone with information leading to the capture and conviction of the suspect should call Pemberton Township Detective Division at (609) 894-3310 or the Police Confidential Tip Line at (609) 894-3352.