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18-Year-Old Newark Man Charged Violent Newark South 10th Street Shooting


Newark Police are reporting the arrest of Mr. Tauheed McLean, 18, of Newark, in connection with a shooting that occurred on Monday, May 23. 

According to police, at approximately 10:10 p.m., police responded to the 800 block of South 10th Street on a ShotSpotter notification.

Police said responding officers located a man who had been grazed after being shot at, along with ten spent shell casings at the scene.

The the victim was treated by EMS and is reportedly in stable condition.

According to police, Newark Detectives investigating this incident identified McLean as a suspect and obtained a warrant for his arrest.

McLean was apprehended in the 800 block of South 11th Street and arrested without incident. 

He faces charges of aggravated assault, unlawful possession of a weapon, and possession of a weapon for an unlawful purpose.

These charges are merely accusations.

This suspect is presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.