UPDATE: Gunfire Erupts in Elizabeth; Two Injured

Police continue to search for the person(s) responsible for firing several shots Saturday evening that resulted in two injuries.

According to Spokeswoman Kelly Martins, police responded to the area of South Park Street at around 11:55 p.m. for a report of a shooting.

Upon arrival Spokeswoman Martins said officers found a 36-year-old Elizabeth city resident suffering a gunshot wound to the back and a 22-year-old Elizabeth resident suffering from a gunshot wound to their left forearm.

Martins said a witness saw a black Jeep Cherokee leaving the scene.

Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Demondo at (908) 558-2108.