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FREEHOLD, NJ – Karon Council appeared before Monmouth County Superior Court Presiding Criminal Judge David Bauman this afternoon where he was formally charged with first degree Murder, first degree Conspiracy to Commit Murder, second degree Aggravated Assault, second degree Possession of a Weapon for an Unlawful Purpose, and second degree Unlawful Possession of a Weapon.

Council's detention hearing is scheduled for this coming Tuesday, March 6th with Judge Escandon. 

The 18-year-old Neptune Township man was charged for the shooting death of a 10-year-old boy and wounding the victim’s mother in Asbury Park last week.