Pennsauken, N.J. – Camden County Prosecutor Grace C. MacAulay and Pennsauken Police Chief Philip Olivo are announcing an arrest in a non-fatal shooting that occurred over the weekend.

Carl Young, 42, of Merchantville, N.J. was apprehended on March 6, 2022. He has been charged with first degree Attempted Murder, second degree Aggravated Assault and related weapons offenses in the shooting of a 35-year-old man from Merchantville.

On March 6th, at approximately 2:58 a.m., officers responded to Bryson’s Pub located on the 3400 block of Cove Road in Pennsauken, N.J. for reports of a shooting. An investigation revealed the victim was shot once in the face by Young after a verbal dispute between the two men in the parking lot.

The victim was taken to Cooper Hospital by Pennsauken EMS in stable condition and has since been released. Young fled the scene on foot. He was later arrested, and his weapon was recovered.

Young was processed on the above charges and remanded to the Camden County Correctional Facility pending a detention hearing before the Court.

All persons charged with criminal offenses are presumed innocent until found guilty in a court of law.