Double Shooting – Wounded – Man (Trenton, NJ)


TRENTON – Authorities have identified the man killed in a shooting outside a Hamilton Avenue liquor store last night.

Robert Wright, 32, was shot in the abdomen outside of Bilancio’s Wine & Liquor around 5:45 p.m. He was taken to Capital Health Regional Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead at 7:01 p.m., officials said.

Wright’s last known address is in Bridgeton, Mercer County Prosecutor’s Office spokeswoman Casey DeBlasio said.

A 30-year-old Ewing man was also injured in the shooting, but his name is being withheld, DeBlasio said. He was shot in the leg and is being treated for injuries that are not life-threatening, Trenton police Lt. Steve Varn said last night.


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