UPDATE: East Orange Man Killed at Bar Shooting Near Prudential Center Arena

Newark -- Acting Essex County Prosecutor Theodore N. Stephens, II, and Newark Public Safety Director Anthony F. Ambrose announced today that the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office Homicide/Major Crimes Task Force, which includes detectives from the Newark Police Department, is investigating the fatal shooting of Mr. Jamal Williams, 29, of East Orange.

Police say on Sunday, Sept. 22, Williams was shot in the 200 block of Mulberry Street at approximately 10:45 p.m. He was transported to University Hospital where he was pronounced dead at 11:07 pm.

The investigation is active and ongoing. No arrests have been made.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office Homicide/Major Crimes Task Force tips line at 1-877 TIPS- 4EC or 1-877-847-7432.