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Elizabeth Police Investigate Overnight Shooting in Port Section of City

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Elizabeth Police Investigate Overnight Shooting in Port Section of City Credits: Fran Sullivan
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ELIZABETH, NJ—The Elizabeth Police Department is investigating a late-night shooting in the port section of the city that left one person injured Saturday night.

Police responded to calls of shots fired in the 80's block of Broadway shortly before 8:30 p.m. When they arrived on the scene they found a male victim suffering a gunshot wound to the back according to preliminary police reports.

The male victim was transported to the hospital and is reported to be in stable condition officials said.

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Police cordoned off the area and set up a crime scene to search for evidence at the location.

The shooting remains under investigation. So far no arrests have been made.

 

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