ROSELLE — The Union County Homicide Task Force is investigating the shooting death of a 31-year-old man that occurred earlier this morning in Roselle, Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow announced.
Montau Mc Cloud was shot several times in front of 1134 Warren Street Roselle around midnight and was transported to University Hospital where he was pronounced dead at 12:24 a.m.
At this time, the Task Force and the Roselle Police Department are taking statements and examining evidence. No arrests have been made at this point and a motive has not been established, officials said.
Authorities are asking anyone with information to call Union County Crime Stoppers at 1-908-654-TIPS. Anonymous tips that lead to the arrest and indictment of a suspect are eligible for a reward of up to $5,000.
According to New Jersey Department of Corrections data, McCloud had a record of serious crimes including several convictions for handguns and weapons possession, dealing drugs and theft. He was most recently released from prison on April 29, 2011.
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