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Newark Shooting Suspect Arrested

By kcora on
Newark

Authorities announce the arrest of Darcy Jackson, 54, of Newark, for an aggravated assault shooting that occurred on June 11th.

According to authorities, at approximately 9 p.m., police responded to Farley Avenue, near Avon Avenue, on a Shot Spotter alert. While no one was reported injured, officers observed property damage consistent with gunfire.

Officials say, detectives investigating this incident developed sufficient evidence to identify Jackson as a suspect.

Police arrested him today without incident and charged him with Aggravated Assault, Unlawful Possession of a Weapon, Possession of a Weapon for an Unlawful Purpose and Certain Persons Prohibited from Weapon Possession.

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