Man shot, killed on Trenton street; shooting marks city's 23rd homicide
TRENTON - A 22-year-old man was shot and killed in Trenton Tuesday night.
Police responded to a report of a shooting in the area of Rutherford Avenue and Marion Street at around 9 p.m.
Trenton has seen a number of shootings and killings in recent weeks. The most recent was an alleged drug gang leader who was gunned down early Sunday morning.
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The city has been bracing for retaliatory shootings since that killing. Police have not said if this shooting is connected.
This is Trenton's 23rd homicide this year.