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Police Investigating Non-Fatal, Double Shooting in Hillside


Police in Hillside are investigating a double shooting that occurred in the township early Sunday morning.

According to Hillside Police officials, at approximately 2 a.m., dispatch received a call for a report of shots fired in the area of Summit and Winans avenues.  

Police said units arrived on the scene and found shell casings in the area but no victims.  

According to police, shortly after, dispatch received information that a victim responded to Newark Beth Israel Hospital with a gunshot wound, and another individual responded to University Hospital with a gunshot wound.  

Officials said neither of the injuries was life-threatening.  

The investigation is ongoing.