The victim of a homicide in Piscataway has been identified as a North Brunswick man.
Authorities responded to the area of Washington Avenue and West Fifth Street following the report of a shooting around 3:58 p.m. Sept. 2. Upon their arrival, officers located and performed lifesaving measures on Alphonso Brown, 22, of North Brunswick, who sustained
apparent gunshot wounds, according to information provided by Middlesex County Prosecutor Yolanda Ciccone and Chief Thomas Mosier of the Piscataway Police Department.
The victim was transported to a nearby hospital where he was later pronounced dead.
Anyone with information or surveillance footage of the area should call Detective TJ Patel of the Piscataway Police Department at 732-562-1100 or Detective Mark Morris of the Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office at 732-745-3927.