Some sort of incident took place inside a restaurant in Salem County Tuesday that left one employee dead.

The killing reportedly happened at the King Fried Chicken restaurant at 411 E. Broadway in Salem around 4 p.m. on Tuesday, according to 6abc.com.

Details surrounding the death of the employee are scarce. It's not been reported if there were any patrons inside King Fried Chicken at the time, or the manner of death, but no one else was injured.

Police have not offered any theories on a motive for the killing, or information on the person or persons responsible.

The identity of the employee has not been released. An investigation into the killing, officially ruled a homicide, 6abc.com reports, which occurred in broad daylight, is underway.

Anyone with information related to the investigation is asked to contact the Salem Police Department at (856) 935-0057.

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