The NJ Attorney General’s Office is investigating the officer-involved shooting in Deptford Township

DEPTFORD TWP., New Jersey (WPVI) — The New Jersey Attorney General’s Office is investigating a police-involved shooting in Deptford Township.

It happened around 1:22 pm when police responded to a home on Fox Run Road.

The authorities have confirmed that one of the policemen shot and killed a man with his service weapon.

Emergency medical personnel responded to render aid to the injured boy, who was pronounced dead at the scene at 1:55 p.m.

No further information on what caused the shooting or the identity of the man was released Sunday night.

Action News was there as police swarmed the South Jersey neighborhood. The officers appeared to be targeting a black Jeep Wrangler.

Fox Run Road was briefly closed from Delsea Drive to Good Intent Road.

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