Stabbing, Large Fight Reported on Seaside Boardwalk
Victim airlifted to hospital after incident near Sheridan Avenue
A reported large fight on the boardwalk ended with a stabbing victim being airlifted out of Seaside Heights after 8 p.m. on Memorial Day.
The incident was reported at Sheridan Avenue and the Seaside Heights boardwalk, with reports of a large fight, and multiple police units dispatched to a victim stabbed in the chest. A medevac helicopter to transport the victim made the J Street Marina its landing zone at approximately 9 p.m.
The boardwalk incident occurred one block north of the Casino Pier. The stabbing was the second one this month near that location of Sheridan and Boardwalk.
On May 20, a Point Pleasant man was allegedly stabbed in the back after a Seaside Heights man he had a verbal confrontation with threw a knife at him. That incident also occurred on the Boardwalk near Marathon Steaks at the Sheridan Avenue block.