BREAKING NEWARK NJ: Man Shot in the Head in Newark’s South Ward

There are life threatening injuries reported for a male found suffering a gunshot wound to the head in Newark’s South Ward.

It happened at approximately 7:58 p.m., in the 100 block of Huntington Terrace, where police responded to a ShotsSpotter activation according to preliminary reports.

Upon officers arrival, they found a ‘gravely’ injured male suffering a gunshot wound to the head.

There are a host of law enforcement personnel on the scene with the area taped off at this time.

This is the third confirm shooting around Newark in less than 3 hours; all resulting in injuries to victims.

We will update the other incidents this evening.

Avoid the area for the investigation.