The State's Attorney General's Office has released the identity of the person who died as the result of a police shooting Saturday morning on the Garden State Parkway in Bass River.

The Attorney General's Office has identified the deceased as Maurice S. Gordon, 28, of Poughkeepsie, N.Y.

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The shooting involving the New Jersey State Police occurred Saturday Morning at about 6:30am on the Parkway.

No other details of the shooting have been released.

The New Jersey Attorney's General's Office is conducting the investigation.

SOURCE: New Jersey Attorney General