Two Separate Shootings Yesterday In The City Of Trenton

August 4, 2022

TRENTON, NJ (MERCER)–According to Trenton Police Detective Lieutenant Bethesda Stokes, police responded to a Shotspotter activation for 27 rounds fired at 1:11 a.m., August 3, 2022, in the area of 198 Passiac Street. Responding Police Officers located a gunshot victim in front of 153 Passaic St with a gunshot wound to the foot. The victim was transported to Capital Health Regional Medical Center with a non-life-threatening injury. 

Another shooting was reported at 6:54 p.m. August 3, 2022, where a unknown black male was shot at the intersection of Klagg Avenue and Mulberry Street. The male was struck in the leg, chest and face and he is reportedly in critical condition.