ELIZABETH, NJ— A shooting that left a woman seriously injured in Elizabeth on Wednesday night has authorities searching for the shooter.

While Elizabeth Police were sitting in an unmarked car around 11:47 p.m. in the area of Westminster Avenue and Parker Road, when they heard nine to 10 gunshots coming from the area, Police Captain Andrew King said.

The 45-year-old victim was found in the 400 block area suffering from three gunshot wounds, King said.

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She was transported to University Hospital and remains in critical condition according to authorities.

Police are investigating the incident and ask that anyone with information should contact Det. Guilermo Dalladares at 908-527-7828 who is handling the investigation.


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