Crime Scene Tape

A man was shot this morning in Bergen-Lafayette.

According to radio transmissions, the man was shot in the vicinity of Forrest Street and Martin Luther King Boulevard at approximately 10:30 by an individual armed with a “long rifle with a high capacity drum.”

It is believed that six to seven shots were fired.

The victim suffered gunshot wounds to his chest and is undergoing a CAT scan at Jersey City Medical Center.

Updates will follow as additional information becomes available.

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Aaron Morrill

Aaron is a writer, musician and lawyer. Aaron attended Berklee College of Music and the State University of New York at Purchase. Aaron served as a Peace Corps volunteer in Ecuador. He received a J.D....