1 dead, 4 hurt in Trenton drive-by shooting

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December 22, 2013 12:48:27 PM PST
One person is dead and four people are hospitalized after a drive-by shooting in Trenton.

According to police, at approximately 9:59 p.m. Saturday, a vehicle traveling down Home Avenue stopped in front of a crowd of people gathered in front of a store located at the intersection of Jersey Street and Home Avenue.

Shots were fired from the vehicle into the crowd.

The vehicle then fled the scene.

24-year-old Brandon Varlow of Trenton was shot multiple times and pronounced dead at Capital Health Regional Medical Center.

Three males, ages 24, 25 and 43, and a 25-year-old female also suffered gunshot wounds.

The four were transported to the hospital and all are expected to survive.

Anyone with information is asked to call the homicide task force at (609) 989-6406 or the Trenton police confidential tip line at (609) 989-3663.