BREAKING EAST ORANGE NJ: Gunfire Strikes Man in the Head in East Orange

There are life threatening injuries reported for a male victim struck by gunfire in East Orange at this time.

About a dozen evidence markers indicating multiple rounds of gunfire has detective with a crime scene established on Carlton Street at Prospect Street.

A male victim was rushed to University Hospital according to preliminary reports.

There are no reports of a fatality at this time.

Police have Carlton Street blocked in both directions.

The investigation is active and ongoing.


Carlton Street, East Orange, NJ, 07017