UPDATE: Newark Man Killed in East Orange

Newark – Acting Essex County Prosecutor Robert D. Laurino and East Orange Public Safety Director Sheilah Coley announced today that the East Orange Police Department and the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office Homicide/Major Crimes Task Force are investigating the fatal shooting of Mr. Terrell S. Boone, 34, of Newark.

Police say Boone was shot at approximately 8:09 p.m. yesterday. University Hospital doctors pronounced him dead at 9:12 p.m.

According to police, the shooting occurred outside a deli on North 19th Street.

The investigation is active and ongoing with no arrests made at this point in the investigation.

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