Mercer County Prosecutor’s Office update

UPDATE: The suspect wounded Saturday during an officer-involved shooting incident that occurred in Trenton has been charged with assault, resisting arrest, and obstruction offenses, Mercer County Prosecutor Angelo J. Onofri reported.
Jajuan Henderson, 29, of Burlington, is charged with four counts of aggravated assault (second degree) and one count each of resisting arrest (third-degree) and obstruction (fourth-degree). There is no scheduled court appearance at this time.
At approximately 12:15 AM, Saturday, February 12th, 2022, members of the Trenton Police Street Crimes Unit were involved in a Police shooting resulting from an encounter with Henderson in a motor vehicle. During this incident, Henderson was shot by one officer. Henderson was initially treated at Capital Health Regional Medical Center, Trenton, and has since been transferred to Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, where he remains in stable condition. No officers appear to have been injured. All four officers have been placed on administrative leave, and the scene was processed on Saturday by the New Jersey State Police, both of which are standard protocols for incidents of this nature.
The Mercer County Homicide Task Force continues to investigate the shooting, which is also a standard protocol for these incidents. The New Jersey Attorney General’s Office has been notified, as well. Anyone with information is asked to call (609) 989-6406.

Trenton, NJ (Mercer) Police are investigating a police-involved shooting the 500 block of Centre street just after midnight Saturday. Police say the officers were responding to a call that’s when an officer opened fire, hitting at least one person. Trenton ems transported one person to Capital health trauma center in critical condition. The Mercer County Prosecutor’s Office is investigating the shooting.

UPDATE: The suspect wounded Saturday during an officer-involved shooting incident that occurred in Trenton has been charged with assault, resisting arrest, and obstruction offenses, Mercer County Prosecutor Angelo J. Onofri reported.
Jajuan Henderson, 29, of Burlington, is charged with four counts of aggravated assault (second degree) and one count each of resisting arrest (third-degree) and obstruction (fourth-degree). There is no scheduled court appearance at this time.
At approximately 12:15 AM, Saturday, February 12th, 2022, members of the Trenton Police Street Crimes Unit were involved in a Police shooting resulting from an encounter with Henderson in a motor vehicle. During this incident, Henderson was shot by one officer. Henderson was initially treated at Capital Health Regional Medical Center, Trenton, and has since been transferred to Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, where he remains in stable condition. No officers appear to have been injured. All four officers have been placed on administrative leave, and the scene was processed on Saturday by the New Jersey State Police, both of which are standard protocols for incidents of this nature.
The Mercer County Homicide Task Force continues to investigate the shooting, which is also a standard protocol for these incidents. The New Jersey Attorney General’s Office has been notified, as well. Anyone with information is asked to call (609) 989-6406.

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