New Jersey Transit: Man shot, injured during robbery attempt at Elizabeth train station; at least 3 suspects in custody

New Jersey Transit says a man was shot

New Jersey Transit says a man was shot in the leg at the Elizabeth train station. (Credit: News 12 New Jeresy)

ELIZABETH - New Jersey Transit confirms that a man was shot at the Elizabeth train station.

Officials say the incident started as a robbery attempt at around 5 a.m. on the station's platform.

The victim was taken to the hospital with a gunshot wound to the leg. News 12 is told his injury is non-life threatening.

No transit delays have been reported in the wake of the shooting.

A New Jersey Transit spokesperson says one female and two male suspects have been taken into police custody. A possible fourth suspect was seen being placed into a squad car in handcuffs.

Police are still at the scene, combing the surrounding area in an attempt to find the weapon used in the incident.

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