Orange Man Identified as East Orange Fatal Shooting Victim

Authorities have identified a man who was found shot dead on a busy East Orange Street as a resident of Orange.

According to a spokesperson for the Essex County Prosecutor's Office, the man has been identified as 24-year-old Destrian Matteaux.

Authorities said Matteux was found unconscious and unresponsive bleeding from the head after being shot in the 400 block of Central Avenue on Sunday at around 1 p.m.


The motive for the shooting is under investigation.

There have been no arrests made authorities said.

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