1 arrested, gun recovered after shooting in Plainfield

PLAINFIELD — Police arrested a suspect and recovered a gun shortly after officers found a man shot in Plainfield Saturday night, authorities said.

The ShotSpotter gun shot detection system alerted police to gunfire in the 200 block of Liberty Street around 7 p.m., according to a statement from the department.

At the scene, police found a man suffering from a non life-threatening gunshot wound, authorities said. The suspect, who was not immediately identified, was arrested by a responding officer.

Police did not immediately release more details Saturday.

Noah Cohen may be reached at ncohen@njadvancemedia.com. Follow him on Twitter @noahycFind NJ.com on Facebook.

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Source: NJ.com Union

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