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Deadly Shooting Under Investigation in Trenton


By: Tracie Carter 

Authorities in Mercer County are investigating a shooting that claimed a person's life in Trenton Friday night. 


At approximately 10:35 p.m., Trenton Police responded to reports of shots fired near 160 Oakland Street. 

Officers arrived at the scene and found an unidentified person suffering a bullet wound in their chest. 

The victim was pronounced dead a short time later. 

The Mercer County Prosecuotor's Office was called to the scene to lead the investigation. 

No other injuries were reported. The suspect fled the scene and remains at large.