Man killed, woman wounded in shooting in Newark neighborhood

Prosecutors say a man was killed and a woman was wounded when shots rang out in New Jersey's largest city.

Man killed, woman wounded in shooting in Newark neighborhood

Man killed, woman wounded in shooting in Newark neighborhood (6/27/16)

NEWARK - Prosecutors say a man was killed and a woman was wounded when shots rang out in New Jersey's largest city.

Newark police found the victims around 1:30 a.m. Sunday when they responded to reports of shots fired in the 200 block of South 6th Street. They say the pair were shot outside a home in the neighborhood, but further details on the incident were not disclosed.

A possible motive for the shooting has not been disclosed.

The two victims were taken to a hospital, where 44-year-old Eric Bryant, of Newark, was pronounced dead a short time later. The other victim, identified only a 45-year-old city woman, was hospitalized in stable condition.

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