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Police Investigate Evans Street Shooting in Rahway


Police offcials in Rahway are investigating a shooting that injured a person in a section of Rahway near the Linden border during the overnight hours.

According to preliminary reports, residents said they heard loud popping noises in the area of Evans Street and Linden Avenue just before midnight.

Residents on Evans Street said police arrive at the scene and taped the area off after locating a seriously injured male victim lying on the ground, suffering bullet wounds at that location.

Authoritities have not confirmed the extent of the victim's injuries at this time.

The motive for the shooting remains under investigation and The Union County Prosecutor's Office has not reported a homicide at this time.