The shooting occurred near New Hope Lane and Peace Drive, the Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office announced on social media.

JERSEY CITY – A man was shot dead near a housing complex and county park on Monday night, authorities said.

The shooting occurred near New Hope Lane and Peace Drive, the Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office announced on social media.

Prosecutor’s Homicide Unit on the scene investigating apparent fatal shooting of a male on Peace Drive in Jersey City. pic.twitter.com/9BoiZZhnX1

— ProsecutorSuarezHCPO (@HCPOProsecutor) April 17, 2018

Sources say the man was shot sometime before 8 p.m. The victim was brought to Jersey City Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.

The man’s death comes one day after city officials touted removing 100 guns from the streets. He is also the second person to be killed in two days.

Anthony Bello, 77, was stabbed in the torso following an altercation in Pershing Field on Sunday morning. Results of an autopsy are pending and will determine if his death will be classified as a homicide.

Additional information was not immediately available.

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Source:: New Jersey Real -Time News

      

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