Eighth Squad Detectives report the arrest of a Juvenile for an Assault that occurred on Saturday, March 11, 2023, at 12:05 am in Farmingdale.
According to detectives, the male victim, 19, responded to his friend’s residence to discuss an issue they had earlier in the night. The victim arrived in Farmingdale and the male, 15, approached the victim after he exited his vehicle. The juvenile was approximately 5 ft. from the victim when he displayed a black BB handgun and shot the victim three (3) times. The victim was struck in the left leg, left side of his face and below his left eye.
The victim suffered a serious injury to his left eye and his parents transported him to an area hospital for treatment.
The arrested 15-year-old male is charged with Assault 1st degree. He will be arraigned on Monday, March 13, 2023, at First District Court Youth Part.