Injuries Reported in Newark Shooting

A shooting that sent one person to the hospital in Newark has police investigating.

Reports of shots fired sent police to the 500 block of South 11th Street at around 8:45 p.m. where officers arriving at the scene found a person suffering a gunshot wound according to preliminary reports.

EMS transported the victim to University Hospital where doctors treated the unidentified victim for an arm injury reports said.

The motive for the shooting remains under investigation.

There were no other injuries reported.

South 15th Street, Newark, NJ