LINDEN, NJ - The Linden Police Department confirmed that shots were fired in Linden Tuesday afternoon.

According officials, at about 3:40 p.m., officers responded to the area of Bower Street & E. Henry Street after residents reported the sound of gunshots.

A subsequent investigation confirmed that a shooting had occurred at the scene. No one was reported to be injured in the shooting.

Sign Up for Linden Newsletter
Our newsletter delivers the local news that you can trust.

The incident remains under investigation by the Linden Police Detective Bureau. Anyone with information is urged to contact Det. Juan Velarde at (908) 474-8552 or via email at jvelarde@lpdnj.org.

Are you a business interested in reaching our audience? Contact Aeisha Hayward at ahayward@tapinto.net.

Sign up for TAPinto Linden E-News alerts to be the first to read about all things Linden!

Download the FREE TAPinto App!  Click here for Android - Click here for iOS for breaking news, traffic/weather alerts and special offers.

Celebrating Something Special? Showcase Your Anniversary, Birthday, Graduation, and MORE on TAPinto Milestones!