- Associated Press - Tuesday, June 24, 2014

JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) - The Hudson County prosecutor’s office says a man is in critical condition after being shot by a Jersey City police officer.

The Jersey Journal reports (https://bit.ly/1q6gTb6 ) the man was shot Tuesday in the backyard of a home on Ege Avenue.

A spokesman for the Jersey City Medical Center says the man went into surgery shortly after 5:30 p.m.

No further details were immediately available.

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Information from: The Jersey Journal , https://www.nj.com/jjournal

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