Media reports: Five people shot in Trenton, NJ, early Saturday morning

Five people were shot
at what police are calling an after-hours club in Trenton, NJ, early Saturday morning, according to NBC10, which also reported dozens of shell casings on the ground at the scene. The incident happened around 4:45a.m. on the 900 block of Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard, according to 6ABC.

Two of the victims were initially reported to be in critical condition and the others were stable, according to an early report from, but they later tweeted that police sources were investigating the case as a homicide:

Two people were shot Thursday night in Newark, NJ, three days after a man was killed and another injured on the same block, according to a report from

Police arrested a man they say fired a shot accidentally inside a Cherry Hill, NJ, office building Friday afternoon, according to CBS3.

The pregnant wife of a Pennsylvania State Trooper was killed Friday after the accidental discharge of a weapon inside their home in East Norriton, PA, according to 6ABC.

Four people have been wounded in shootings this weekend in Chicago.

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Alert: At least three people have been shot Saturday in Philadelphia. We will have more information when available.

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Global media focus on latest US mass shooting after teen kills five, including three children, Saturday in New Mexico

Two adults and three children were found dead with apparent multiple gunshot wounds at a house near Albuquerque, NM, on Saturday evening. The incident comes just days after President Barack Obama outlined his plan to curb America’s culture of gun violence, following the massacre last month of 20 children and six adults at an elementary school in Newtown, Connecticut.