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Photo Credit: Shawn Hagal / I&H Photography
Photo Credit: Shawn Hagal / I&H Photography

UPDATE: A 26-year-old North Arlington man shot and killed himself with a bullet to the head just before midnight, authorities confirmed.

The shooting at the Riverview Gardens garden apartment complex just off Ridge Road and the Belleville Turnpike was reported at 11:46 p.m., Acting Police Chief John Hearn said this morning.

Responding officers found the victim and a 9mm handgun nearby, he said.

The victim was pronounced dead at University Hospital in Newark about an hour later, Hearn said.

Although ruled a suicide, the incident continued to be investigated, he said.

PHOTOS: Shawn Hagal / I&H Photography

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