UPDATE: Manalapan Shooting Suspect Surrenders

WABC reports victim is off-duty police officer; prosecutor's office says suspect turned himself in Saturday evening.

Update: This story was updated with information about a suspect at 9:20 a.m. Information on the victim's injuries was included in an update at 2:30 p.m. Information on the suspect's surrender was included at 9:45 p.m.

Correction: An earlier version of the story stated the victim sustained two gunshot wounds. The victim sustained one gunshot wound.

A man accused of shooting an off-duty New York City police officer has surrendered to authorities Saturday evening.

Monmouth County Prosecutor Chris Gramiccioni said Robert Dunbar turned himself in to Manalapan police at 7 p.m. Dunbar is being held at Monmouth County Correctional Institution on $500,000 bail with no option to post 10 percent cash bond, Gramiccioni said.

Dunbar is accused of shooting one person at approximately 11:30 p.m. Friday evening at a Taylor Mills Road residence, according to First Assistant Prosecutor Richard Incremona.

Dunbar has been charged with possession of a weapon for an unlawful purpose, aggravated assault and attempted murder, Incremona said. The prosecutor's office is investigating the incident with the .

WABC Eyewitness News reported the victim is an off-duty New York Police Department officer.

Incremona confirmed the victim sustained a gunshot wound that were not life-threatening. The victim was transported to Jersey Shore University Medical Center, he said.

This is a developing storyline. Manalapan Patch will have more information as it becomes available.

manalapan August 13, 2012 at 10:03 AM
NYc's police officer are well known for using execution excessive lethal fire power. Mr Dunbar should counts his blessing that its illegal for a police officer to bring his gun to another State.
Claudine Scozzari August 13, 2012 at 11:58 AM
But, it's not illegal to have a "le chateau" in addition to a "la maison". And, having different addresses in different states is not illegal. NYPD appears to be thorough in their pursuit. Or, possibly just good fish bait for the wrong case.


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