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Two Wounded with One Dead in Shooting on College Street in Jersey City

Jersey City

By: Richard L. Smith 

The Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office, with the Jersey City Police Department, is investigating a fatal shooting incident that occurred on College Street.NinosThe incident happened shortly before 12:45 a.m. Tuesday near the intersection of Audubon and College.

According to the initial investigation, responding to reports of shots fired in the area, police officers discovered a victim with a bullet wound to the arm.

Additionally, they found evidence of bullets striking a nearby house.

As the investigation continued, officers located a second individual on College Street who had sustained severe gunshot injuries.

Officials confirmed that, tragically, the second victim was pronounced dead a short time later.

The Hudson County Prosecutor's Office has stated that the investigation is active and ongoing.

Further details will be provided as they become available as authorities work to understand the circumstances surrounding this violent incident.