April 20, 2021– updated —See additional update here: UPDATE: One Man Has Died, One In Hospital From Last Night’s Shooting
TRENTON, NJ (MERCER)–At 10:11 pm Trenton Police responded to the area of Oakland Street and Hoffman Avenue on a shots fired call. Upon arrival police found two people shot in the area of 166 Oakland Street. Trenton EMS, Capital Health Paramedics and Trenton Fire Department responded for the shooting victims. It was reported two people shot, with one person shot in the back and one person shot in back and legs. Both victims were rushed to the Trauma Center at Capital Health Regional Medical Center and two trauma alerts were called. EMS units arrived at the trauma center at 10:31 pm. with the shooting victims. Radio reports and a witness description from the scene indicated that one of the victims seems to be critical and another in stable condition. Update–The man that was reported critical by witnesses has died from his injures.
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