Man Found Fatally Shot in the Head in Carteret

Authorities closed the area the intersection of Harrison and Roseville avenues as they are on the scene conducting an investigation into a shooting that caused fatal injuries in Carteret.

Police were called to the area at around 7:45 a.m. to investigate suspicious activities near the Walgreen.

Upon their arrival to the scene, they found a male victim inside a vehicle suffering a gunshot injury to the head.

Medics pronounced the victim dead at the scene according to preliminary reports.

The incident is not being reported as suspicious at this time.