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Man Shot Dead Outside His Carteret Home


Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew C. Carey and Chief John Pieczyski of the Carteret Police Department said authorities are investigating the fatal shooting of a borough man who was found dead outside his home this morning.

Briccio Guevara, 63, was taken to Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in Rahway, where he was pronounced dead shortly after he was discovered at 12:01 a.m.

An autopsy by the Middlesex County Medical Examiner’s Office determined the man had been shot to death.

No arrests have been made, but the investigation is active and is continuing.

Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Thomas O’Connor of the Carteret Police Department at (732) 541-3863, or Detective David Abromaitis of the Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office at (732) 745-4436.