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††††††††††††††††††††††† †††† *News Release*†††††††††††††††† Date: May 18, 2014







New Brunswick man killed


          Middlesex County Acting Prosecutor Andrew C. Carey and Anthony A. Caputo, director of the New Brunswick Police Department, announced that police are actively investigating an apparent shooting in which a 28-year-old man was killed and another man was wounded this morning.


          Gregorio Hernandez, 28, of New Brunswick was pronounced dead at 1:08 a.m. at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick, where he was taken after apparently being shot shortly before 12:45 a.m. today at a house on Hale Street in New Brunswick.


          A 23-year-old New Brunswick man, whose name is being withheld at this time, was taken to the hospital and was released after being treated.


          No arrests have been made, but an investigation is active and is continuing.


          Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Drew Weiss of the New Brunswick Police Department at (732) 745-5217, or Investigator Greg Morris of the Middlesex County Prosecutorís Office at (732) 745-3904.