East Orange Shooting Under Investigation

Police in East Orange are investigating a shooting that sent a male victim to the hospital a short time ago.

Reports of shots fired sent police to the 300 block of N. Walnut St. at around 2:45 p.m.

Units arrived to the scene to find the victim suffering injuries after being shot at that location.

Police setup a crime scene in the area after EMS transported the victim to University Hospital in an unknown condition.

The motive behind the shooting is under investigation.

Police are looking for a Dark Green Acura MDX with no front plate and rear bumper damage.

There were no arrests immediately reported.

North Walnut Street, East Orange, NJ