CRIME

AP source: 3 dead in Jersey City shooting, drug link probed

  • A woman, identified as a neighbor who used to babysit a victim in a shooting that left three people dead, wipes tears as she talks to reporters, Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017, in Jersey City, N.J. A person familiar with the investigation said police are trying to determine if the shooting was drug related. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because they weren't authorized to release information about the incident. The gunfire erupted at a home on Fulton Avenue around 10 p.m. Monday. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

    A woman, identified as a neighbor who used to babysit a victim in a shooting that left three people dead, wipes tears as she talks to reporters, Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017, in Jersey City, N.J. A person familiar with the investigation said police are trying to determine if the shooting was drug related. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because they weren't authorized to release information about the incident. The gunfire erupted at a home on Fulton Avenue around 10 p.m. Monday. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)  (The Associated Press)

  • A woman, identified as a neighbor who used to babysit a victim in a shooting that left three people dead, wipes tears as she talks to reporters, Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017, in Jersey City, N.J. A person familiar with the investigation said police are trying to determine if the shooting was drug related. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because they weren't authorized to release information about the incident. The gunfire erupted at a home on Fulton Avenue around 10 p.m. Monday. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

    A woman, identified as a neighbor who used to babysit a victim in a shooting that left three people dead, wipes tears as she talks to reporters, Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017, in Jersey City, N.J. A person familiar with the investigation said police are trying to determine if the shooting was drug related. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because they weren't authorized to release information about the incident. The gunfire erupted at a home on Fulton Avenue around 10 p.m. Monday. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)  (The Associated Press)

A person familiar with the investigation says a shooting in Jersey City has left three people dead, and police are investigating whether the shooting was drug related.

The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Tuesday because they weren't authorized to release information about the incident.

The gunfire erupted at a home on Fulton Avenue around 10 p.m. Monday.

The Hudson County Prosecutor's Office is investigating, but a spokesman says no information is available.