Police in Newark are searching for a suspect who is wanted for firing shots in one of the city’s neighborhoods on Sunday night.
Newark Public Safety Director Brian O’Hara said at approximately 11:53 p.m., police responded to the 100 block of South 9th Street on a ShotSpotter notification.
Upon arrival, police found shell casings and a person reportedly pistol-whipped in his face by a suspect who allegedly robbed the victim.
This incident remains under investigation.
No other victims were found.