Suspect in Off-Duty NYPD Shooting Due in Court

The 35-year-old Staten Island resident is held on $500,000 bail, charged with attempted murder, aggravated assault and possession of a firearm for an unlawful purpose

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    Monmouth County Prosecutor's Office
    Robert Dunbar

    The man charged with shooting an off-duty NYPD detective in a New Jersey suburb is slated to appear in court Monday.     

    Robert Dunbar surrendered to Manalapan police on Saturday night.     

    The 35-year-old Staten Island resident is held on $500,000 bail, charged with attempted murder, aggravated assault and possession of a firearm for an unlawful purpose.     

    Authorities say the shooting, which stemmed from a domestic situation, happened Friday night at a Manalapan home. Authorities haven't released the NYPD officer's name or said why he was at the house.     

    An NYPD spokesman confirms the officer is assigned to the Brooklyn-based 63rd Precinct detective squad.    

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