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UPDATE: Linden Gunman Inside Vehicle Fired Shot at Victim Inside Separate Car


By: Richard L. Smith   

Linden Police Detectives are investigating a shooting incident that occurred Sunday afternoon in the 600 block of Cleveland Avenue.   

According to initial reports, Linden Police said at approximately 1:10 p.m., the victim was sitting in his vehicle on the side of the road when a second vehicle pulled alongside him.

The suspect(s) lowered the window and fired several shots at the victim's vehicle before fleeing the scene, Linden Police said.   

The victim fled the scene and contacted police.  

No injuries were reported. 

The incident remains under investigation by the Linden Police Detective Bureau, and anyone with information is urged to contact Det. Nicole Andrews at (908) 474-8662 or via email at   

As a reminder, tips about this incident or any other crime can also be shared anonymously via email to