Trenton Police & Ems were dispatched to the area of the 100 block of Oakland street and Hoffman ave Tuesday evening after an off duty Police officer heard gunshots in the area.

The officer located a male suffering from multiple gunshot wounds, Trenton ems and capital health paramedics worked on the man and could not bring him back and pronounced the man deceased at the scene. One resident walking in the area had to drop to the ground when the bullets started to fly she stated she was truly scared for her life at the time. Trenton Police had a large area taped off with crime scene tape and also a scene on Oak Lane.

Unknown at this time if an arrest was made. This story continues to develop at this time.

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