PLAINFIELD, NJ - On the evening of Dec. 26th, there were reports of a multiple shooting in the area of 609 East 3rd Street in Plainfield.  Paramedics had been dispatched.

As of this morning, Plainfield Police have reported that one victim has died at the hospital as a result of a gun shot wound.  The Homicide Task Force has been asked to respond.

No other details are currently available.  TAPinto Plainfield will post any updates.

UPDATE:  The Union County Prosecutor's Office has issued a statement.  Read more here.