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Man Shot Dead in Popular Jersey City Bar

A shootout inside a popular Jersey City bar has left one man dead and another injured, police said.

The incident occurred at the Ringside Lounge on Tonnelle Avenue shortly after 11:15 p.m. Wednesday.

A man armed with a gun apparently walked into the bar and began fighting with two men at a table before opening fire.

An 13-year-old Irvington man was shot three times, including once in the forehead, police said. The victim was rushed to Jersey City Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.

The other man was shot in the arm.

So far, no arrests have been made.

Police are reviewing surveillance tape from the bar.

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