Victim Found Suffering Bullet Wound in Palmyra

Burlington County officials are investigating a shooting incident that left a person seriously injured in Palmyra Friday night.

According to officials, Palmyra police were called to the 500 block of West 5th Street to investigate reports of shots fired.

Upon arrival, they found an unidentified person suffering a gunshot wound in the neck at around 11:20 p.m.

The victim was rushed to Cooper Trauma Center for treatment and remained in serious condition.

The motive for the shooting has not been released at this time.