Severe Injuries Reported for Man Found Shot in the Chest in Trenton

Trenton Police officials are reporting life threatening injuries for a male found suffering a bullet wound in his chest at a location in the city Sunday evening.

According to police, gunfire rang out in the 600 block of West State Street at approximately 6:10 p.m. sending several police officers to the scene to investigate.

Upon arrival, officers found the unidentified, unconscious victim bleeding from his chest after a gunman fired rounds that struck him.

Police say the victim was transported to the hospital for treatment.

The motive for the shooting is under investigation.