Police Investigating Stabbing Outside New Jersey Water Park


BERLIN, NJ – As the COVID-19 summer of violence continues across the tri-state region, police today were called to the Sahara Sam’s Water Park in Berlin Township.  Detectives are investigating a stabbing that happened outside a West Berlin Waterpark on Aug. 18, according to Acting Camden County Prosecutor Jill Mayer and Berlin Township Police Chief Wayne Bonfiglio.

“Police were called to the Sahara Sam’s Waterpark on the 500 block of Rt. 73 North in West Berlin around 12:30 for a report of a stabbing. When they arrived, they found a male victim with a stab wound to the upper body,” the prosecutor’s office said. “The victim was transported to a local hospital for treatment and the incident remains under investigation.”

Anyone with information on the incident is asked to call Det. Alex Burckhardt at 856-225-5048 or Berlin Township Lt. Ron Silvestro at 856-767-5878 ext. 214.

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