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Man Found Dead in Newark Investigated

By rlsmetro on

Acting Essex County Prosecutor Carolyn A. Murray and Newark Police Director Eugene Venable announced today that the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office Homicide/Major Crimes Task Force, which includes detectives from the Newark Police Department, is investigating the death of Mark C. Holley, 46, of Newark.   Last night at approximately 4:41 p.m. Newark Police responded to a call in the 400 block of South 16th Street of a man sick or injured. When they arrived on the scene they discovered the man in his home unresponsive. He was pronounced dead at the scene at 4:59 p.m.   The cause and manner of death will be determined following an autopsy. At this time the investigation is active and ongoing. No other information is available.