NEW BRUNSWICK  - Middlesex County Prosecutor Yolanda Ciccone and Director Anthony A. Caputo of the New Brunswick Police Department announced that authorities are investigating a fatal shooting in the area of Seaman Street and Remsen Avenue.

At approximately 1:18 A.M., while on patrol, New Brunswick police officers located Jose Medero, 51, of New Brunswick who had a gunshot wound.  Medero was pronounced dead at the scene.

The investigation is active and continuing. Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Elfi Martinez of the New Brunswick Police Department at (732) 745-5200, or Detective Sean Sullivan of the Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office at (732) 745- 4060.