BREAKING: Early Morning Shooting Leaves Multiple Victims Shot, One Dead in North Bergen
North Bergen Police are reporting a shots fired incident with multiple victims struck at a location in the city during the overnight hours.
According to preliminary reports, gunfire rang out in the vicinity of 2033 45th Street at approximately 3:30 a.m. sending police to the scene where they found as many as five people struck by bullets at that location.
Police say one of the victims suffered fatal injuries after a bullet struck the unidentified person in the head.
According to reports, three of the victims suffered gunshot wounds to the stomach and the remaining victim's injury type has not been identified at this time.
Police say some of the victims were transported to Jersey City Medical Center where doctors began treating their injuries.
Detectives taped off the area where they began to search for evidence to support a motive for the shooting according to police.
UPDATE 5:55 AM Hudson County Prosecutor's Office Homicide Unit and North Bergen Police on the scene at 46th Street in North Bergen investigating a multiple shooting incident with one dead.
UPDATE 7:45AM: The Hudson County Prosecutor's Office Homicide Unit is confirming that in the shooting incident this morning at 2033 46th Street in North Bergen, three men and one woman were shot. One adult male has died.
There were no arrests reported.