Man killed trying to break up fight in Jersey City

A Jersey City man is dead after reportedly being shot trying to break up a street fight involving a friend.Police say Darryl Wilson, 24, was

JERSEY CITY - A Jersey City man is dead after reportedly being shot trying to break up a street fight involving a friend.

Police say Darryl Wilson, 24, was shot and killed on Kennedy Boulevard near Boyd Avenue late Saturday night.

Wilson's friend was also shot but is expected to survive.

Investigators say they are unsure what caused the brawl and what led the shooter to open fire on the men.

Police are still looking for the suspect they say shot Wilson and his friend.

AP wire services were used in the report.

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