Man Fatally Shot at Randolph Shooting Range

Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp and Township of Randolph Police Chief David Stokoe confirm a fatal shooting that occurred last night at RTSP Shooting Range located at 961 Route 10 east in Randolph, New Jersey. 


On Saturday, September 19, 2015 at approximately 7:30 p.m. the Randolph Police Department was notified of a shooting that occurred at RTSP.  Upon their response, it was learned that a 21 year old male had fatally shot himself while inside the gun range.  Although the male was transported to the hospital, he succumbed to his injuries. 


This matter continues to be investigated, but is considered to be an isolated incident and there is no danger to the community.  No other persons were involved in this incident and no criminal charges are expected. 


Due to the nature of this incident, no further details as to the identity of the decedent will be released.    


This matter is being investigated by the Randolph Police Department, the Major Crimes Unit of the Morris County Prosecutor’s Office, the Morris County Sheriff’s Office – Criminal Investigation Section, and the Morris County Medical Examiner’s Office.


Any inquiries can be directed to Deputy Chief Denise H. Arseneault at 973-285-6262 or [email protected].