Irvington Man Wanted for Newark Attempted Murder Arrested

Members of the Newark Fugitive Apprehension Team arrested Mr. Levi Reynolds, 19, of Irvington, who police said is wanted for attempted murder in a shooting that occurred on Sunday, July 30th.

Police said at approximately 5:48 a.m., officers responded to the 100-block of Springfield Avenue on a call of a person shot.

Upon arrival, officers found a 22-year old male driver shot by his rear seat passenger.

EMS transported the victim to University Hospital for treatment then released him authorities said.

Detectives developed sufficient evidence to identify Mr. Levi Reynolds as a suspect in this incident and obtained a warrant for his arrest.

Detectives arrested Mr. Reynolds today in Irvington without incident then charged him with Attempted Murder, Aggravated Assault, Unlawful Possession of Weapon, and Possession of a Weapon for an Unlawful Purpose.

These charges are merely accusations. The suspect is presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.