JERSEY CITY: Police Involved Shooting

JERSEY CITY, New Jersey – A police-involved shooting occurred around 10 p.m. Friday, at 144 Orient Ave. Allegedly, the suspect attempted to assault the officers. Shots were also exchanged between the suspect and JCPD Emergency Services Unit. The suspect was shot in the stomach. Police requested EMS and backup. The suspect was transported in serious but stable condition to Jersey City Medical Center. The officer was transported about less than an hour later by a second ambulance that arrived on scene. Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office’s Crime Scene Unit was also on scene investigating | Video Journalist: Adam Balhetchet