UPDATE; Hudson County Authorities Search for Suspects who Fatally Shot Jersey City Man Overnight

According to police, at approximately 12:30 a.m., members of the Jersey City Police Department responded to a report of shots fired in the area of Bergen and Lexington avenues in Jersey City.

Police say responding officers identified then victim as Mr. Sirheen Walker, 30, of Jersey City,.

According to police,Walker was pronounced dead at approximately 12:45 a.m.

The cause and manner of death are pending the findings of the Regional Medical Examiner’s Office.
The Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office Homicide Unit and the Jersey City Police Department are actively investigating this case. No arrests have been made at this time. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Office of the Hudson County Prosecutor at 201-915-1345 or to leave an anonymous tip at: http://www.hudsoncountyprosecutorsofficenj.org/homicide-tip/. All information will be kept confidential.