NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. - A man was shot in the abdomen at 61 Neilson St. at about 1:15 this afternoon, police said.

He was taken to Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital for treatment, according to a press release from Capt. J.T. Miller.

Police say a preliminary investigation suggests the shooting was not random and that the victim was the intended target.

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"Unfortunately," according to the press release, "the victim is not cooperating with investigator at this time."

The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information is asked to contact the New Brunswick Police Department's Detective Bureau at 732-745-5217.