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Man Found Shot Near Elizabeth Bar

By rlsmetro on

Police reported non-fatal injuries in a shooting incident near a business in Elizabeth. 

According to police, at approximately 1:20 a.m., police responded to reports of shots fired outside of the Freitas Tavern Bar Restaurant located at 247 Second Street. 

When police arrived, they found a male victim suffering a bullet wound in his leg at that location. 

The victim was transported to the hospital for treatment while officers canvassed the scene for evidence to support a motive for the attack. 

Elizabeth Police will handle the investigation.