The Union County Prosecutor's Office and SWAT are on the scene of a shooting, with one person confirmed dead in Rahway at this time.
Police responded to reports of shots fired at a housing complex in the 1400 block of Witherspoon Street around 2 p.m.
When cops arrived, they found a man lying on the sidewalk, shot multiple times.
He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Police called in Union County SWAT after receiving information that the suspect was barricaded inside one of the buildings.
The investigation remained active and ongoing and the suspect has not been captured at this time.