Wednesday, December 24, 2014

Gunfire outside funeral in Trenton, N.J., injures three

Three people suffered bullet wounds when gunfire erupted outside a church in Trenton this afternoon during a funeral for a teenager killed earlier this month, according to initial reports.

A car was reportedly stopped a few blocks away almost immediately after the shooting on Martin Luther King Boulevard just north of the city's downtown, according to a report.

Police were not immediately available for comment.

The shooting reportedly occurred in the 400 block of the boulevard outside Galilee Baptist Church. The extent of the injuries was not immediately known.

Check back for more details as they emerge.


Contact Brian X. McCrone at 215-854-2267 or bmccrone@philly.com. Follow @brianxmccrone on Twitter.

Contact the Breaking News Desk at 215-854-2443; BreakingNewsDesk@philly.com. Follow @phillynews on Twitter.

Brian X. McCrone PHILLY.COM
Also on Philly.com
Stay Connected