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Incident Involving Jersey City Hospital Walk-in Gunshot Victim Under Investigation

By rlsmetro on
Jersey City

Police are trying to connect the location of a shooting incident that injured a person in Jersey City early Saturday morning. 

Officers responded to reports of a person shot at the Jersey City Medical Center around 2:50 a.m. 

Officials at the hospital to police that the victim entered the emergency room suffering a non-life threatening gunshot graze wound to the buttocks. 

Police are trying to determine if the victim was shot during a shots-fired incident in the 30's block of Provost Street just before 2:40 a.m. 

Authorities have not released a motive behind the shooting or location at this time.