UPDATE: Police Investigating Barker Road Shooting

SOMERSET, NJ - A heavy police presence could be seen on Barker Road Wednesday evening. 

Police are investigating an incident but will not be able to provide details as to what happened at this time, according to Somerset County Prosecutor's Office Spokesperson, Det. Jeanne Trillhaase. 

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Police tape and vehicles blocked off the Appleman Road entrance to Barker Road. 

An eyewitness who did not want to give their name said police could be seen removing items from one of the homes on Barker Road. 

Editor's Note: This is a developing story and more information will be provided as soon as it becomes available.