NORTH BRUNSWICK - A 43-year-old man was found dead early Monday morning outside of his North Brunswick home.

Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew C. Carey and Director Kenneth McCormick, of the North Brunswick Police Department, say they are investigating the death of Brian Hoey who appears to have been fatally shot.

Police were called to the scene at the Belcourt Townhomes at Hidden Lake on Schmidt Lane at 1:26 a.m. Hoey was pronounced dead at 1:54 a.m.

The Middlesex County Medical Examiner's Office will be performing an autopsy.

Police say they continue to investigate, and no arrests have been made.