Police seek suspects in fatal Plainfield shooting

Prosecutors say the shooting occurred near West Third

Prosecutors say the shooting occurred near West Third Street and Manson Place.

PLAINFIELD - Authorities are looking for several suspects in a shootout in Plainfield that left a 20-year-old man dead and three others injured.

Union County prosecutors say that Dearn Marcano, of Plainfield, was killed around 9 p.m. Saturday after a group of men got out of a vehicle and fired more than a dozen shots.

Prosecutors say the shooting occurred near West Third Street and Manson Place and the other three men were found nearby.

Union County prosecutor spokesman Mark Spivey says the other three men remained at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick Sunday morning. All three are Plainfield residents and their injuries aren't believed to be life threatening.

A reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to an arrest and indictment in connection with the shooting is also being offered by Union County Crime Stoppers.

Tips can be given anonymously by phone at 908-654-TIPS (8477), via text message by texting "UCTIP" and a message to 274637 (CRIMES), or online at www.uctip.org

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

Here is the latest weather forecast in your 1 Westchester Evening Weather, 4-23
A Rockaway Township police officer is facing charges 2 Morris County officer faces sexual assault charges
Police say there were five shootings in Paterson 3 Police investigate 5 shootings in Paterson over weekend
The trailer is filled with artifacts and videos 4 9/11 Never Forget Mobile Exhibit stops in in Mahwah
A 600-year-old white oak that sits on the 5 600-year-old tree to be removed in Bernards

advertisement | advertise on News 12

More News

Investigators say several people were shot, one fatally, 1 dead, 3 hurt in Plainfield shooting

A young man was killed and three others were injured when shots rang out in

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE