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Man Fatally Shot in Irvington Township

By rlsmetro on
Irvington Township

The Essex County Prosector’s Office and Irvington Police are investigating a shooting that killed a man in the Township this afternoon. 

Just before 3:30 p.m., police responded to reports of shots fired near the intersection of Madison and Myrtle Avenue. 

Officers arrived and found a 31-year-old man suffering severe injuries after a male approached and fired shots at the victim.   

Authorities said the victim was pronounced dead a short time later.   

The prosecutor’s office will take the lead in the investigation.   

No other injuries were reported and the suspect is at large.