Lakewood, NJ – An off-duty Lakewood police officer shot himself while in Jackson, NJ, township, Jackson police said.
The officer was in a lot of pain, but alert and conscious upon transportation to a local hospital, Jackson police added.
The officer reportedly shot himself in the foot or ankle area at 347 N. County Line Rd. and was being taken to Jersey Shore University Medical Center in Neptune Township, according to the Breaking News Network.
Source: ASBURY PARK PRESS