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BREAKING: Fatal Injuries Reported After Gunfire Erupts in Plainfield

By rlsmetro on

The Union Country Prosector’s Office has been notified of shooting with deadly results for at least one person in a section of Plainfield at this time.

According to a preliminary investigation, shooters blasted rounds in the vicinity of 200 block of Pond Place just before 9:10 p.m.

When police arrived, they found and began CPR on an unidentified victim suffering bullet wounds at that location.

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene, according to police.

While police set up a crime scene on Pond Street, Clark, North Plainfield, South, Plainfield, Piscataway, Dunellen, Green Brook, and Watching police departments were requested to assist in the vicinity of New and West 4th Street after shooters fired on two people at that location.

Police say one of the victims was struck in the head and is in serious condition.

Both scenes have a heavy police presence, so avoid for the active and ongoing investigations.