NJ officer fatally shot while off duty Andrew Eager March 26, 2018 Current Events This post was originally published on this site Associated Press JERSEY CITY, N.J. — Authorities are investigating the death of an off-duty Jersey City police officer who died from a gunshot wound to his upper body. Hudson County prosecutors say 32-year-old Ramon Torres was found around 8 p.m. Sunday in his Jersey City home by officers responding to a reported shooting at the residence. He apparently had been shot in the torso and was taken to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead a short time later. Prosecutors said Monday that the cause and manner of death remains under investigation. They declined further comment. Dozens of police officers gathered outside the hospital’s emergency entrance following the shooting. Torres had graduated from the police academy about a year ago. Officer Ramon Torres 3-25-2018 pic.twitter.com/EYsZB9ZDgb — Blue Alert (@BlueAlertUs) March 26, 2018 Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Like this:Like Loading... Related Leave a Reply Cancel ReplyYour email address will not be published.CommentName* Email* Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.