Man Fatally Shot in Head Near Jersey City PATH Station

Police are investigating

Friday, Mar 30, 2012  |  Updated 9:28 AM EDT
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Man Shot in Head Near NJ PATH Station

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Scene of shooting in Jersey City Thursday

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A man died of a gunshot wound to the head near a major transit hub in Jersey City late Thursday, police say.

The victim was shot at about 9:40 p.m. near the Hudson County Community College in the walkway between Sip Avenue and the PATH station.

Police said the victim died from the gunshot.

A heavy police presence was in the area. The Hudson County Prosecutor's Office is expected to take over the investigation.

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