PLAINFIELD, NJ — Alerts regarding multiple shots in Plainfield were recorded by both Breaking News Network (BNN) and on  According to BNN, there was a multiple shooting on the 500 block of West 3rd Street. TAPinto Plainfield confirmed police activity at the scene.

An update has been provided by the Plainfield Police Department:

Aggravated Assault:

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On Saturday, September 19, 2020 at approximately 9:12 pm, Plainfield Police units responded to the area of the 500 Block of West 3rd Street on a ShotSpotter Alert.
Upon arrival, police located four individuals with non-life threatening gunshot wounds. The victims were transported to an area hospital for treatment.

The Plainfield Police Criminal Investigation Bureau continues to investigate. Anyone with information, please contact Sgt. Thomas Collina of the Plainfield Police Department at 908-753-3360. is Plainfield's free online daily newspaper for Plainfield, NJ news. 

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