Police and EMS crews from Central Jersey were responding to a report of a serious shooting Thursday afternoon, authorities said.
Freehold police were called about 3:45 p.m. on an initial, unconfirmed report that someone was shot in the head near an old airfield at 406 Georgia Road.
The victim was reported unconscious at the shooting scene, and there was a request for a medical airlift. Howell Police EMS transferred the patient to the medevac and the victim was being transported to Jersey Shore University Medical Center in Neptune City.
The Monmouth County Prosector's Office had not been called to the shooting scene. No other details were immediately available.
This is a developing news story.
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