26-year-old Melvin Williams of Trenton dies in fatal Trenton shooting  – Wednesday, October 13, 2021

Trenton Shooting Death of Melvin Williams – Obituary

26-year-old Melvin Williams of Trenton has died in a fatal Trenton shooting that occurred on Wednesday, October 13, 2021. It happened at 11 p.m. at 900 Southard Street and officers were alerted by the ShotSpotter system.

When they arrived, they found Melvin suffering multiple bullet wounds. He was taken to Capital Health Regional Medical Center moments after arriving.

No suspects or motives have been identified. As investigations proceed, anyone with information about the shooting is asked to contact the Detective Scott Peterson of the Mercer County Homicide Task Force at 609-989-6406. Tips also can be emailed to mchtftips@mercercounty.org.