Ocean City Police Station

OCEAN CITY — Police asked for the public’s help Monday to identify a man wanted in a Saturday assault.

At 11:45 a.m., an assault occurred near 18th Street and Central Avenue, according to a post on the department’s Facebook page.

The Ocean City Police Department Detective Bureau is investigating an assault that occurred on 09/05 at 11:45 a.m., in...

Posted by Ocean City Police Department New Jersey/ OCPD on Monday, September 7, 2020

The suspect is a white man, 50 to 60 years old, 6 feet tall and 230 pounds, police said. He was driving a newer-model, black Jeep Grand Cherokee with an unknown Pennsylvania license plate.

Anyone with information can contact Detective Matt Crowley at 609-525-9133 or mcc@ocnj.us or Sgt. Dan Lancaster at 609-525-9128 or dlancaster@ocnj.us, and can remain anonymous.

Contact: 609-272-7241


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My beat is public safety, following police and crime. I started in January 2018 here at the Press covering Egg Harbor and Galloway townships. Before that, I worked at the Reading Eagle in Reading, Pa., covering crime and writing obituaries.

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