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Gunman Fatally Shoots Trenton Man


The Mercer County Homicide Task Force and the Trenton Police Department are investigating a shooting homicide in Trenton.

The Mercer County Prosecutor’s Office said at approximately 3:10 p.m. on Sunday, Trenton police responded to a ShotSpotter activation for multiple rounds in the first block of Ewing Street.

Officials said responding officers arrived on the scene to discover an adult male lying on the ground at Kersey Alley, suffering a gunshot wound to the shoulder area.

He was transported to the hospital and pronounced dead a short time later. 

Police say the victim has been identified as Daquan Brown, 33, of Trenton.

No arrests have been made and the investigation is ongoing. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Mercer County Homicide Task Force at (609) 989-6406.

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