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Jersey City Hospital Walk in Gunshot Victim Pronounced Dead

By rlsmetro on
Jersey City

The Hudson County Prosecutor's Office has taken over the investigation into a shooting that left a person dead in Jersey City overnight. 

The late-night shooting happened around 11:10 p.m. near the intersection of Martin Luther King Drive and Forest Street. 

Police arrived at the scene and found multiple shell casings, but no victims were found after a search of the area. 

While detectives continued to process the neighborhood, Jersey City Medical Center officials alerted police of a gunshot victim who entered the emergency room. 

Doctors attempted to save the severely injured person but were not successful. 

The investigation remains active and ongoing.