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Newark Police Investigating Domestic Violence Incident with Shots Fired in The Ironbound Section


By: Tracie Carter 

Newark Police are actively investigating a domestic violence incident that led to gunfire in the city's Ironbound section late Sunday night.

According to preliminary information, the incident unfolded at approximately 10:40 p.m. when police received reports of shots fired in the teens block of Oxford Street.

Responding officers discovered shell casings at the scene. However, upon a thorough search of the area, no victims were located.Officers

Police are treating this incident as a domestic violence case involving individuals who are known to each other.

During the altercation, one of the parties involved reportedly brandished a weapon and allegedly discharged the firearm toward the other party.

The investigation into this matter is ongoing, and authorities are working to gather further details regarding the incident.