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Man Injured in Perth Amboy Shooting

Perth Amboy

Perth Amboy Police are investigating a shooting that occurred in the town on Monday afternoon.

According to police, officers responded to reports of gunfire around 4:07 p.m. in the area of Mitchell Place and New Brunswick Avenue.

Police say that when the officers arrived at the scene they found a male victim suffering a gunshot wound in the leg.

The victim was transported to an area hospital where officials say he's expected to make a full recovery.

The suspect fled the scene after the incident and remains at-large.

The investigation into this shooting currently is active and ongoing.