Do you recognize him? Police trying to identify man who fired gun in I-78 incident


BEDMINSTER TWP, NJ – State Police Seeking Public’s Assistance Identifying Man Who Shot and Struck a Vehicle on Interstate 78The New Jersey State Police is investigating a shooting incident where a man shot and struck a vehicle in Bedminster Township, Somerset County

.On Wednesday, July 7, troopers from Troop “B” Perryville Station responded to Interstate 78 westbound in the area of milepost 28 where the driver of a Toyota Camry alleged that her vehicle was struck by gunfire.

Based on the preliminary investigation, at approximately 8:25 p.m., following an apparent road rage incident, the driver of a large black newer model SUV with Pennsylvania license plates fired a weapon and struck the victim’s vehicle. The suspect continued traveling westbound and fled the scene. A detective with the New Jersey State Police Forensic Imaging Unit created a composite sketch of the suspect.