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Male Killed by Gunfire in Jersey City

By rlsmetro on
Jersey City

The Hudson County Prosecutor's Office has taken the lead in an investigation of a shooting that killed a person in Jersey City early Friday morning. 

According to a preliminary investigation, gunfire erupted in the vicinity of 252 Bright Street shortly before 1:50 a.m. 

Units arrived at the scene and found a male victim suffering multiple gunshot wounds at that location. 

The unconscious and unresponsive male was rushed to Jersey City Medical Center, where he died a short time later. 

Investigators have not released a motive for the shooting at this time. 

The suspect remains at large.