UPDATE: 30-Year-Old Man Shot Dead in Newark

Police in Newark are investigating a shooting that left a man dead overnight in the city.

Reports of shots fired sent police to the vicinity of Nevada and Court streets at around 10:15 p.m.

According to the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office Mr. Marselis Uwe G Wilson 30, of Newark, was rushed to University Hospital suffering gunshot wounds.

Authorities say doctors pronounced Wilson dead at approximately 10:28 p.m.

The motive for the shooting remains under investigation.

The shooter remains at-large according to police.

Nevada Street, Newark, NJ, 07102