ROSELLE, NJ - Authorities are searching for a man who shot a Newark man early Saturday in Roselle.

The incident took place at about 3 a.m. on the 1000 Block of Rivington Street, they said.

The victim was taken to University Hospital in Newark.

Police have identified a suspect and are searching for him, but as of 9:15 a.m. the shooter was still at large. Police detectives and the Union County Prosecutor's office are on the scene conducting the investigation.