UPDATE: Driver Found Shot Dead In Audi Involved In Crash

5/7/2021 update: Trenton Man Arrested for Murder

April 29, 2021 — April 30th update corrects preliminary information released by MCPO last night.

UPDATED NEWS STORY HERE: Victim Identified in Thursday Night Homicide in Trenton

TRENTON, NJ (MERCER)–The Trenton Police Department responded to a motor vehicle accident at 6:27 pm. at North Clinton and Poplar Street. According to the Mercer County Prosecutor’s Office police units discovered an Audi with a male driver was found to be shot and unresponsive. A female in the vicinity was suffering from seizures. Both of them were transported to Capital Health Regional Medical Center, where the male victim was pronounced dead.

A witness told MidJersey.news that the driver appeared to be shot in neck and suffering a neck wound and CPR was given at the scene.

Mercer County Prosecutor’s Office will be releasing more details as information becomes available. As originally released by the Mercer County Prosecutor’s Office, the Audi turned out not to be stolen and the woman suffering seizures was in the area not a passenger of the vehicle.

Check back for more updates as the story develops.

Photos by Brian McCarthy, OnScene News

Photos by Brian McCarthy, OnScene News

Names of 2021* homicide victims:

  1. 2/18/2021 Jabree Saunders, 26, from shooting on May 14, 2018
  2. 2/22/2021 Khalil Gibbs, 25, of West Windsor, shooting
  3. 2/25/2021 Lovelle Laramore, 60, of Trenton shooting
  4. 4/15/2021 Kaheem Carter, 22, of Trenton, shooting
  5. 4/20/2021 Shaquan McNeil, 25, of Trenton, shooting
  6. 4/24/2021 Cheryl Jones, 65, of Trenton, shooting
  7. 4/29/2021 Ramire Harvey, 25, of Trenton, shooting

*Updated to reflect the person who died in 2021 from the May 14, 2018 shooting.


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