Media Release - Shooting (Updated 05/09)


Incident Type: Shooting  

Date and Time of Incident: May 4, 2011 at 2:59pm  

Victim Gender / City / Age Only: 22 year old black female from Galloway  

Accused name only when charged and arrested / City / Age: None at this time  

Incident Location by hundred block, no exact address: 100 block of Colonial Ct.  

Arresting / Investigating Officer: Galloway Township Police Department and the Atlantic County Prosecutorís Office  

Misc. / Other Related Information: As a result of the investigation by the Galloway Township Police Department with the assistance of the Atlantic County Prosecutorís Office, D/Sgt. Frank Weir has charged Kevin Washington with the May 4th shooting of Shaylisa Austin of Galloway Township. Washington has been lodged in the Atlantic County Justice Facility on $100,000.00 full bail set by Galloway Municipal Judge Howard Freed for the charges of Aggravated Assault, Unlawful Possession of a Weapon, Possession of a Weapon for an Unlawful Purpose, Certain Persons not to possess Weapons, and Tampering with Evidence. The 357 caliber handgun was recovered at the scene.



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