The Gloucester County Prosecutor’s Office and the Monroe Township Police Department are jointly offering a $5,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for the fatal shooting of Steve M. Bucher. The 56-year-old Bucher was found deceased in his home in the Timber Lakes section of Monroe Township on 1/10/18.  An autopsy concluded the cause of his death was a gunshot wound and the manner of death was homicide.

Based on the information and evidence collected to date, there is no danger to the community related to this incident.  Any indication to the contrary in the ongoing investigation will result in notification of the public. Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Det. Greg. Malesich of the GCPO at 856-384-5626 or Det. Kristyn Armstrong of the Monroe PD at 856-728-9800,  ext.  577.

Anonymous tips can be submitted to the GCPO at or visit or download the Gloucester County Prosecutor’s Office MyPD smartphone app, which can be downloaded free at the iOS App Store or Google Play Store.