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Early Morning Shooting Leaves Man Dead in East Orange

East Orange

The Essex County Prosecutor’s Office is investigating a shooting that left a man dead in East Orange Friday morning.   

Police responded to reports of shots fired near the ShopRite shopping center just past midnight.   

When officers arrived, they found the man suffering from gunshot wounds at that location.   

Authorities confirmed that the man was pronounced dead and no arrests have been reported.

The suspect fled the scene and remains at large.