Shooting incident on Trojan Avenue


17trojanavenueActing Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp and Parsippany Troy-Hills Chief of Police Paul Phillips announce the investigation  of a shooting incident which occurred earlier today in a residence at 17 Trojan Avenue.

The investigation is ongoing and the police are not seeking any unknown third parties at this time.

As of 8:00 p.m. Thursday evening, there was still a Parsippany Police Officer and members from the Morris County Prosecutors Office on the scene, as well as crime scene tape at the property lines.  This was all removed before 10:00 p.m. Thursday evening.  No movement has taken place at the time this photo was taken on Friday morning.

According to a neighor, who asked to remain anonymous, stated that approximately 2:30 a.m. Thursday morning, a female resident shot her husband in the head.

Anyone with information regarding this matter should contact the Parsippany Troy Hills Police Department at  (973) 263-4300 or the Morris County Prosecutors Office Major Crimes Unit at (973) 285-2900 or (973) 285-6200.