Trenton, NJ (Mercer) Police responded to the 400 block of West Hanover Street just before 9 p.m. on Monday, August 30, on a Shot Spotter activation. Upon arrival, they discovered Fred Davis, 43, suffering a gunshot wound. He was transported to Capital Health Regional Medical Center where he was pronounced dead a short time later.

Onofri reported early investigation indicates that Davis was arriving home from work at the time of the shooting. He parked his vehicle in front of his residence and was approached by two black males who attempted to rob him.

No arrests have been made and the investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Marc Masseroni of the Mercer County Homicide Task Force at (609) 989-6406. Information can also be emailed to [email protected].

Thomas Peterson is the Editor in Chief and founder of Peterson’s Breaking News of Trenton. Thomas founded PBT in 2012.