Police in Elizabeth are investigating a shooting that sent a person to the hospital Saturday morning.
Gunfire erupted outside the Lobby's Lounge located in the 800 block of Spring Street around 2:30 a.m.
Officers arrived at the scene and found a person struck by a bullet at that location.
Witnesses said the gunman fired in the victim's direction and then fled the scene northbound on Route 1&9 towards Newark.
The victim's condition has not been released, and the suspect remains at large.
Police have not released a motive for the shooting.