DEVELOPING JERSEY CITY NJ: Gunmen Fire Shots at Police in Jersey City

UPDATE 1:37 p.m. Hudson County authorities confirm police officer shot. His condition is unknown at this time.

Several schools in Jersey City are being required to shelter in place as police set up a crime scene at a location in the city to investigate a shots-fired incident.

According to preliminary reports, police arrived in the area of Martin Luther King Drive and Bayview Avenue after gunfire erupted in the area at approximately 12:25 p.m.

Units arrived and heard multiple gunshot blasts coming from the direction of a bodega in the 100 block of Bayview.

One male was located suffering a bullet wound in his shoulder, according to police. It is not clear if the victim is a police officer.

There is a massive crime scene that spans several blocks as police search for the suspects responsible for the shooting.

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