Gunfire Injures One in East Orange

EMS transported one person to the hospital earlier this evening after gunfire rang out in a neighborhood in East Orange.

Police set up a crime scene in the area of Beech Street and Shepard Avenue shortly before 5 p.m. after a gunman fired several shots a the victim then fled the scene in a Nissan SUV.

The extent of the victim's injuries was not reported as fatal.

East Orange Police are investigating.

Beech Street, East Orange, NJ, 07018