1 dead, 1 injured in shooting near Vailsburg Park in Newark; police search for gunman

One man is dead and another is injured

One man is dead and another is injured after a shooting in Newark, according to the Essex County Prosecutor's Office. (March 18, 2014 10:50 PM)

The Essex County Prosecutor's Office is searching for the man who shot two men, killing one in broad daylight Tuesday.

Authorities say the shooting happened near Vailsburg Park at the intersection of Isabella Avenue and Plymouth Street at around 12:30 p.m.

Witnesses say a group of men and a young child were standing at the corner when a man walked around the corner and opened fire.


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