Trenton, N.J. (PBN) The Mercer County Homicide Task Force and the Trenton Police Department announced they are investigating a shooting homicide in Trenton.

Police say a few minutes after midnight on Saturday, September 2, 2023, Trenton police responded to the 200 block of Brunswick Avenue on a report of a male shot. Responding officers arrived on the scene to discover an unresponsive male in a vacant lot, appearing to suffer from a gunshot wound. The victim was transported to Capital Health Regional Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead. The victim has been identified as Ronald Taylor, 40, of Trenton.

No arrests have been made, and the investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to contact MCHTF Detective Jennifer Eyster at (609) 989-6406 or Sgt. Roberto Reyes at (609) 256-0997. 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.