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Man Found Shot in his Chest in Trenton Dies


By: Richard L. Smith 

The Mercer County Prosecutor's Office is investigating a shooting incident that killed a man in Trenton Friday. 


Police responded to reports of shots fired in the area of 334 Rutherford Street around 9:30 p.m. 

Arriving officers taped off the area after finding a male suffering a bullet wound in his chest. 

Emergency responders administered CPR on the injured male, but medical professionals pronounced him dead a short time later. 

The motive for the shooting has not been determined at this time.