- Associated Press - Monday, June 15, 2015

JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) - Two people were killed and at least three people injured in four separate shootings Sunday in Jersey City.

The Jersey Journal reports (https://bit.ly/1GGyGwT) the violence began around 1:30 a.m. with the fatal shooting of a man on McAdoo Avenue.

A second person was fatally shot around 6:45 p.m. on Orient Avenue off Martin Luther King Drive.

A man was shot about a half-hour later at King Drive and Union Street. He’s hospitalized.

Earlier, two women were wounded at King Drive and Oak Street. One was hit in the left armpit and the other was struck in the left leg around 2:45 p.m.

Police say their injuries were not life threatening.

It’s unclear if any of the shootings were related.

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


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