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UPDATE: Drive-by Double Shooting Leaves Man Dead in Carteret

By rlsmetro on

Middlesex County Prosecutor Yolanda Ciccone and Police Chief Dennis McFadden of the Carteret Police Department announced today that a shooting is under investigation.

Officials said today, at approximately 1:06 p.m., authorities responded to the area of Lincoln Avenue following the report of a shooting.

Upon their arrival, officers located two males who sustained gunshot wounds.

The victims were transported to a nearby hospital to be treated for their injuries.

One of the victims, Mr. Malik Pandy, 27, succumbed to his gunshot wounds, including one in his head and was pronounced dead at the hospital.

Anyone with information or surveillance footage of the area is asked to call Detective Anthony Ramos of the Carteret Police Department at (732)541- 4181 or Detective Ryan Tighe of the Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office at (732)745-4335.