The victim has been identified as Jalen Riley, 20, of Montclair.
2:30 p.m. – Update from Montclair’s Chief Sabagh:
Police responded to shots fired last night on Greenwood ave. A victim was found with multiple gun shot wounds. He was transported to University hospital and is listed in critical but stable condition. Montclair police detectives are actively pursuing all leads connected to this incident. Additional information will be released when it becomes available.
Baristanet has received unconfirmed reports that the victim is a Montclair resident, and had attended Montclair High School.
A 20-year-old man was shot and seriously wounded early this morning, around 1:15 am, at the corner of Glen Ridge and Greenwood Aves.; according to Breaking News Network, the victim was shot multiple times and is in serious condition.
Last week, police, on report of a tip from an anonymous caller, arrested a man on Greenwood Avenue, in possession of a silver handgun, Chrome Taurus PT-92, caliber: 9mm. The serial number was defaced.