Retired Hudson County corrections officer shot in East Orange

A retired Hudson County corrections officer was shot in East Orange.



It happened on Tremont Avenue around 2 a.m.



Police say when they arrived they found a man and woman had been shot. Both were taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.



Police have not released either person's identity at this time.



News 12 has learned that the former corrections officer was working at the Tremont Lounge in some capacity at the time of the incident.


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