Police in Ocean Township (Monmouth County) have arrested one man but are looking for another from Neptune, who is tied to an Armed Robbery turned Attempted Murder.

The incident occurred outside of the Target at the Seaview Square Mall in Ocean Township on Tuesday evening around 8:30 pm when police were called in for an active fight that possibly included a knife, per the initial report.

Police said they found and rendered aid to the victim who was bleeding and informed them, he'd been stabbed several times during an altercation with two men inside the store.

One of those men stabbed him with a knife, and after police tended to him, the victim was brought to the hospital.

At the scene, police detectives learned that the three men met there to engage in a drug deal.

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Police were then able to identify Rakai M. Nedab, 19, of Neptune, and Azmere Wilson 20, of Neptune, as the two suspects.

Nedab was arrested on Wednesday and charged with Attempted Murder, Robbery, Conspiracy and Unlawful Possession of a Weapon and was then brought to the Monmouth County Correctional Institution, pending an initial court appearance.

However, a warrant has been issued for Wilson charging him with Robbery, Conspiracy, and Unlawful Possession of a Weapon.

He remains on the run.

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