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DEVELOPING: Woman Shot in Her Back in Newark

By rlsmetro on

A female gunshot victim was rushed the short distance to University Hospital for treatment after police found her in a section of Newark’s West Ward this afternoon. 

Gun fire erupted in the vicinity 444 Central Avenue around 3:04 p.m., prompting police to the scene to investigate. 

Upon arrival, officers located the victim suffering a bullet wound in her back at that location. 

The motive for the shooting is under investigation  

No suspect has been identified.