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Man Shot Dead on Street in Jersey City

By rlsmetro on
Jersey City

A man who was found fatally shot on a street on Jersey City has officials from The Hudson County Prosecutor's Officer on the search for a killer.

The incident happened in the just before 2 a.m. where police responded to reports of shots fired in the vicinity of Martin Luther King Drive and Claremont Avenue according to reports.

Units arrived at the scene found a male victim suffering gunshot wounds to the chest at that location.

The victim was rushed to Jersey City Medical Center where doctors pronounced him dead a short time later according to reports.

Police taped off the area and began the process of collecting evidence to support a motive for the shooting.

The suspect remains at-large.