Jersey City police seeking shooter who struck victim outside Marion Gardens complex


The Jersey City Police Department is seeking a shooter who struck a victim outside of the Marion Gardens housing complex last night, an official said.

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By John Heinis/Hudson County View

Last night at approximately 9:57 p.m., Jersey City police responded to a shots fired incident at an undisclosed address on Dales Avenue, according to city spokeswoman Kimberly Wallace-Scalcione.

Upon arrival, officers observed a man with a gunshot wound to his lower back. The victim was taken to a local hospital and is in stable condition, she said.

Additionally, a vehicle believed to be involved in the incident has been recovered by the JCPD and the investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with any information on the incident is urged to call 855-JCP-TIPS.

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