The investigation continues as to why a teen was shot in the head Sunday night in Trenton.

Mini van in Trenton's South Ward after a 16-year-old girl was shot (Brian McCarthy)

Police told NJ Advance Mediathe teen was shot at about 6:25 p.m. while inside a minivan that was at the intersection of Home Avenue and Jersey Street. Other occupants were inside the van at the time of the shooting, but were not harmed.

The Facebook page for On Scene News posted pictures of a minivan with a broken back window and license plates from Pennsylvania.

The teen remains in critical condition at an area hospital.

The Mercer County Prosecutor's Office is also investigating the incident.

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