UPDATE: 2 Brothers Shot one Killed in Deli Shooting in Ewing
EWING TOWNSHIP, N.J. (PBN) The Mercer County Prosecutor’s office has released the identification of one of the men fatally shot. At approximately 6:10 a.m. on Monday, June 6, Ewing police responded to Priori’s Deli, 301 Hillcrest Avenue. Upon arrival, officers located two adult males suffering from
gunshot wounds. Both victims were transported to the hospital where Oscar Palacios,
54, of Trenton, was pronounced deceased. The second victim, a 57-year-old Hamilton
man, remains hospitalized. The two men are brothers and employees of the deli.
Prosecutor’s office says at this stage of the investigation, detectives are investigating all potential motives and attempting to piece together what led up to the shooting of the men, which occurred
inside the deli. No arrests have been made and the investigation is ongoing.