Police: Ray Street Car Used For Target Practice?

An unoccupied car on Ray Street was shot at multiple times the evening of Feb. 25, police said.

Township police received a call about gunshots at about 8:40 p.m., according to a release on the incident from the Somerset County Prosecutor’s Office.

Township police officers, detectives and members of the prosecutor’s Major Crimes Unit responded, the release said.

The incident remains under investigation. Anyone with information is asked to call the Somerset County Prosecutor’s Office Major Crimes Unit at (908) 231-7100, the Franklin Township Police Department at (732) 873-5533, or the Somerset County Crime Stoppers’ Tip Line at 1-888-577-TIPS (8477) or online at www.888577tips.org or www.scpo.net and click on either “Crime Stoppers” or “TIPS HOTLINE”.  All calls will be kept confidential.

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