Police: Man injured in shooting near strip club

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LINDEN -

A 30-year-old was shot early Saturday morning near a strip club in Union County, according to police.

It happened near Cheeques Gentlemen's Club on Linden Avenue around 2:45 a.m.

The victim brought himself to Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Rahway where he was transferred to Newark University Hospital.

It wasn't the only incident to happen near Cheeques Gentlemen's Club in recent months. Two people were injured in a hit-and-run near the club following a late-night brawl back in May.

East Linden Avenue remains closed between Willow Glade Road and South Park Avenue.

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