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UPDATE: Irvington Township Man Fatally Shot on Park Avenue in East Orange

By rlsmetro on
East Orange

Acting Essex County Prosecutor Theodore N. Stephens II and East Orange Police Chief Phyllis Bindi announced today that the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office Homicide/Major Crimes Task Force is investigating the fatal shooting of Carl Brown, 36, of Irvington, N.J.

Officials said on Friday, October 21, at 5:50 p.m., Brown was found on the 400 block of Park Avenue in East Orange suffering from gunshot wounds.

He was taken to University Hospital in Newark and pronounced dead at 6:18 p.m.

The investigation is active and ongoing.

No arrests have been made. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office tips line at 1-877-TIPS-4ECor 1-877-847-7432.