Elizabeth Homicide Under Investigation

In the early morning hours of Saturday, August 12th, Elizabeth Police Officers responded to the area of North Broad Street and Magnolia Avenue in Elizabeth after reports of a male with a gunshot wound.  Upon their arrival, they located the victim, 27-year-old Jameer Outsey of Bridgewater, who was transported to a local area hospital where he was subsequently pronounced dead.  

This is an ongoing active investigation, and anyone with information about this matter is urged to contact Prosecutor’s Office Sergeant Filipe Afonso at 908-965-3807, Detective Lewis King at 908-337-0807 or Elizabeth Police Department Detective John Londono at 908-764-6392.

Tips can also be submitted anonymously by phone at 908-654-TIPS (8477) or online at; submission of tips made in this fashion that result in an indictment and conviction can be eligible for a reward of up to $10,000 via the Union County Crime Stoppers.