ELIZABETH, NJ--An overnight shooting in Elizabeth that sent one person to the hospital suffering injuries is currently under investigation by Elizabeth Police.

Police were called to the 500 block of Elizabeth Avenue before 4 a.m. Sunday morning for reports of shots fired according to officials.

When police arrived at the scene they found a person suffering from an apparent gunshot wound according to preliminary reports.

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Emergency responders performed life-saving techniques on the victim before EMS transported them to an area hospital.

The motive for the shooting remains under investigation.

There were no reports of arrests made.


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