Authorities investigating fatal shooting of 27-year-old Bayonne man


The Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office Homicide Unit and Bayonne Police Department are investigating a fatal shooting that claimed the life of a 27-year-old man.

By John Heinis/Hudson County View

Last night at approximately 11:15 p.m., the Bayonne Police Department received a report of shots fired in the area of East 49th Street and Avenue E in Bayonne. Upon arrival, responding police officers found a male victim suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.

The victim, later identified as Anthony Alvarado, 27, of Bayonne, was transported by
Emergency Medical Services to Jersey City Medical Center. He was pronounced dead at
approximately 11:59 p.m.

The cause and manner of death are pending the findings of the Regional Medical Examiner’s Office.

The Prosecutor’s Office Homicide Unit is actively investigating this case with assistance from the Bayonne Police Department. No arrests have been made at this time.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office at 201-915-1345 or to leave an anonymous tip on the Hudson County Prosecutor’s official website at:

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