Not many details have been released, but authorities say the Mizpah Volunteer Fire Department in Hamilton Township has been, "administratively closed."

A brief press release from the Hamilton Township Police Department Tuesday morning said, "due to an on-going criminal investigation directed by the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office (ACPO), the Mizpah Volunteer Fire Department has been administratively closed."

Officials say neighboring fire departments will serve the area typically served by the Mizpah Volunteer Fire Department.

Details as to exactly why the fire department has been shut down have not yet been released.

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