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UPDATE: 21-Year-Old Man Injured in Plainfield Shooting

By rlsmetro on

Police in Plainfield are investigating a shooting incident that injured man in the city overnight. 

Police said at approximately 6:49 pm, Plainfield Police units responded to the area of the 500 Block of West 3rd Street on a report of shots fired and a Shot Spotter Alert. 

Upon the officer’s arrival, they located a 21-year-old male who appeared to have non-life-threatening injury due to an assault.  

Police said the victim was transported to an area hospital.    The Plainfield Police Criminal Investigation Bureau continues to investigate.

Anyone with information, please contact Detective Ilyas Muhammad of the Plainfield Police Department at 908-753-3360.