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UPDATED: Homicide Task Force Investigation in Plainfield on East 2nd Street

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PLAINFIELD, NJ - There has been no holiday when it comes to the violence in Plainfield’s East end as police investigate another murder. The shooting took place at the Seafood Rama restaurant at the 1000 block of East 2nd Street between Garfield and Netherwood. TAPinto Plainfield has confirmed that the Homicide Task Force is at the scene and is investigating.

The homicide follows the murder of a former South Plainfield High School student Manuel Berrios who was the victim of a drive-by shooting on Monday just a few blocks from this evenings’ murder.

“This has to stop,” said a woman standing at the corner of Garfield and East 2nd Street. A solemn crowd had gathered at the corner looking at Plainfield’s latest crime scene. This murder marks the 12 homicide in 2016. TAPinto Plainfield will provide updated information to this developing story as more information is made available.

 

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