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One dead after a birthday party shooting in New Jersey

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HAMILTON TOWNSHIP, NJ (WKOW) -- One teenager is dead and four others hurt after a shooting at a 15-year-old's birthday party on June 12th.

Mercer County prosecutors say 17-year-old Shakir Williams was shot to death.  A 17-year-old boy is in critical but stable condition.  Two other teenagers were shot, treated, and released.

Authorities say dozens of people attended the party.  Right now, it is not clear what prompted the shooting.  No arrests have been announced.

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