Man Fatally Shot in Head Near Jersey City PATH Station

Police are investigating

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    Scene of shooting in Jersey City Thursday

    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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