NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – Authorities have identified the victims of Sunday morning’s shooting on Delafield Street.
Anthony Robinson 23, of New Brunswick, and Lionel Macauley, 28, of Franklin, have been identified as the two male victims who were taken to Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital and died from the injuries they sustained in the shooting, according to Middlesex County Prosecutor Yolanda Ciccone and Director Anthony A. Caputo of the New Brunswick Police Department.
The Middlesex County Regional Medical Examiner’s Office performed the autopsies today and determined the manner of death for Macauley and Robinson to be homicide. The cause of death is listed as a gunshot wound.
An additional victim in the shooting has come forward, bringing the total to nine victims. During the shooting this victim received minor injuries which did not require hospitalization.
Four victims remain hospitalized, three in stable condition and one in serious/critical condition.
A video provided to TAPinto New Brunswick showed four gunmen exiting a car at about 1:19 a.m. Sunday morning with guns drawn. They proceeded to shoot in the direction of 32 Delafield St., where a party was being held.
Neighbors told TAPinto New Brunswick that they saw some men fighting in the street prior to the shooting.
The investigation is active and is continuing. Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Erika DiMarcello of the New Brunswick Police Department at (732) 745-5200, or Detective Julissa Alvarado of the Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office (732) 745-3848.
Anyone wishing to remain anonymous can contact Crime Stoppers of Middlesex County, Inc., a non-profit organization that partners with law enforcement to enable the public to anonymously submit crime information and will pay a cash reward should it lead to an arrest.