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Fatal Shooting in Jersey City Under Investigation by Hudson County Prosecutor's Office

Jersey City

By: Richard L. Smith 

The Hudson County Prosecutor's Office is actively investigating a shooting that resulted in a fatality in Jersey City overnight.AdThe incident happened just before 10 p.m., prompting police to respond to reports of a vehicle crash at the intersection of Pearsall Avenue and Garfield Avenue.

Upon arrival, officers discovered a collision involving a vehicle with a person inside who had sustained a bullet wound to the head.

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene by medical personnel.AdThe exact location of the shooting is currently unclear, and investigators are working to determine where the incident initially took place.

Authorities have stated that the motive behind the shooting is still under investigation and remains a critical aspect of their ongoing inquiries.