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DEVELOPING: Man Killed in Newark North Ward Shooting


By: Richard L. Smith 

The Essex County Prosecutor’s Office is on the scene of a deadly shooting in Newark’s North Ward at this time. 

Police responded to reports of a person shot at 425 Mt. Prospect Avenue around 11:35 a.m. 

Units arrived and found a male victim suffering gunshot wounds. 

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene. 

Police have not an arrest and no other injuries were reported.