PLAINFIELD, NJ - A shooting early Friday morning in the city's Crescent Area Historic District has left one dead.

According to Breaking News Network, a person was shot in the 900 block of Carnegie Avenue about five blocks from the Plainfield Train Station at around 6 a.m. The crime scene is just two blocks from Evergreen Elementary School.

The victim, a male, was reported dead on arrival, confirmed Union County Prosecutor's Office spokesman Capt. Vince Gagliardi. No further information on the victim or the incident, which is still being investigated, has been released.