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mcpo shield 120FREEHOLD, NJ – Detectives are looking for the killer of a 27-year-old Asbury Park man who was found dead inside a vehicle in the 100 block of Prospect Avenue Wednesday night, announced Monmouth County Prosecutor Christopher J. Gramiccioni.

Asbury Park Police responded to the area along Prospect Avenue to find Denzel Morgan-Hicks deceased and seated in the driver’s seat of a 2017 Ford Expedition.

The deceased was taken to the Middlesex County Regional Medical Examiner’s Office where an autopsy will be completed to determine the cause and manner of death.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Detective John Leibfried of the Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office at 1-800-533-7443 or Detective Dillan Gourley of the Asbury Park Police Department at 732-775-2936.

Anyone who feels the need to remain anonymous, but has information about a crime can contact Monmouth County Crime Stoppers confidential telephone tip-line by calling 1-800-671-4400; can text “MONMOUTH” plus their tip to 274637; or, they can email a tip via the website at  Monmouth County Crime Stoppers will pay up to $5,000 for information leading to the arrest of criminals and fugitives.


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Allan Dean

Allan Dean is editor, publisher, and founder of the Atlantic Highlands Herald. Published since 1999 and selected in 2000 by the Borough of Atlantic Highlands as one of their official newspapers, making...