OFFICE OF THE
UNION COUNTY
PROSECUTOR
FOR EMERGENCIES, DIAL 911 Immediately 

Andrew K. RuOTOLO, JR. Justice CENTER
32 Rahway Avenue, elizabeth, NJ 07202

908-527-4500    ucpo@ucnj.org
Lyndsay V. Ruotolo
Acting Prosecutor

Press Release

For Immediate Release: February 28, 2011

The Union County Homicide Task Force is investigating the Sunday evening shooting of an Elizabeth man who remains in critical condition at University Hospital, said Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow.

The 20-year-old victim was shot while inside a vehicle near the area of North Broad Street and Fairmount Avenue, said Romankow. The shooting occurred around 8 p.m.

The circumstances around the shooting are under investigation and no arrests have been made, said Romankow. This remains an active investigation by the Task Force and the Elizabeth Police Department.

Anyone with information relating to the shooting is urged to contact Union County Crime Stoppers at (908) 654-TIPS, by texting UCTIP to 274637, or online at www.uctip.org.