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Township of Hamilton Police
Wednesday April 3rd, 2019 :: 09:00 a.m. EDT

Advisory

Aggravated Assault, Aggravated Arson - Arrests

On March 16, 2019 the Township of Hamilton Police Department received the report of an Aggravated Assault, which occurred at a residence on the 2900 block of Cologne Ave, Mays Landing, the previous night. It was reported the victim, a 27/M of Brigantine was currently at Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia, being treated for severe burns.

The investigation revealed the victim was asleep at a friend’s residence on March 15, 2019, when he was intentionally set on fire by two people, later identified as Brandon Perez (23/M) of Hammonton and David Sult (24/M) of Mays Landing. The victim left the residence and was transported by family to AtlantiCare Medical Center (city division), before being transferred to Jefferson University Hospital for further treatment.  

Brandon Perez was arrested on March 25, 2019, and charged with second degree Aggravated Assault, second degree Aggravated Arson and second degree Conspiracy, and lodged in the Atlantic County Justice Facility.

On April 1, 2019, David Sult was arrested and also charged with second degree Aggravated Assault, second degree Aggravated Arson and second degree Conspiracy. He was lodged in the Atlantic County Justice Facility. Assisting with the investigation was the United States Marshals Service.

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Township of Hamilton Police
6101 13th St
Hamilton Township, NJ 08330

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