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JERSEY CITY – A resident was rushed to Jersey City Medical center after he was found covered in blood and motionless in the area of Tonelle Ave and Kennedy Blvd, officials said.
According to police reports, on April 4th at around 3:45 a.m. officers were dispatched to the area of Kennedy Blvd and Tonnelle ave on report of a man down. Upon arrival, they found the individual lying face down motionless on the corner of Van Reipen and Tonnelle Ave with blood covering his face. His black mountain style bike was lying on the ground a couple of feet away with no damage to it.
A citizen approached officials and stated that he may possibly know the individual laying in the street. A school ID card revealed that the victim went to NYIT and the that the citizen was a fellow student. The citizen knew the vicinity of where the victim lived and police were able to notify the victim’s roommate of the incident.
The victim was transported to Jersey City Medical Center where he sustained significant trauma to the head. He was later transported to the ICU unit.
The victim is from India with no family currently living in the United States.