PLAINFIELD, NJ - A shooting in Plainfield took place on Monday night around 8:36 p.m.  Plainfield Police patrol units responded to the 800 block of Richmond Street to investigate a report of shots fired with a possible gunshot victim.

According to a press release from the police department, officers located an 18-year-old Plainfield resident with a non-life-threatening wound. The victim was transported to an area hospital for treatment.

The Criminal Investigation Bureau was notified and detectives are on scene. Anyone with information please contact the Plainfield Police at 908-753-3360.

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