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UPDATE: East Orange Man Killed in Irvington Township Shooting

By rlsmetro on
Irvington Township

Acting Essex County Prosecutor Theodore N. Stephens, II, and Irvington Police Director Tracy Bowers announced today that the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office Homicide/Major Crimes Task Force is investigating the fatal shooting of Mr. Curt Johnson, 36, of East Orange.

Officials said on Sunday, May 15 at approximately 3:22 a.m., Irvington Police responded to a call in the area of Prospect Street and Nesbit Terrace in the City of Irvington.  When they arrived they discovered Johnson suffering from gunshot wounds. He was pronounced dead at 3:58 am.  

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 1-877-847-7432 or 1-877-TIPS-4EC.