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Hospital Walk-in Gunshot Victim Injured in Newark's West Ward

By rlsmetro on
Newark

Police in Newark are investigating a shooting that injured a man in the  West Ward Saturday night.

A preliminary investigation indicated that at approximately 11:25 p.m., officials at University Hospitals notified police when a male gunshot victim entered the emergency room suffering bullet wounds. 

Police were pointed to the vicinity of South Orange Avenue and Gladstone, where officers located evidence that a shooting occurred at that location. 

The extent of the victim's injuries were not reported as life-threatening at this time. There were no other injuries reported. 

The motive for the shooting is under investigation.