3rd victim in Newark shooting, 14-year-old Abdul Frazier, dies

Newark officials say two teenagers were shot and

Newark officials say two teenagers were shot and killed on Wednesday night and a third is in critical condition. (Credit: News 12)

NEWARK - (AP) - Authorities say the third teenager who was shot on Christmas night in New Jersey's largest city has died.

Chief assistant Essex County prosecutor Thomas Fennelly tells The Star-Ledger of Newark 14-year-old Abdul Frazier died early Friday after three weeks in a hospital.

A 13-year-old and a 15-year-old died soon after the attack on a street in Newark's South Ward.

A 15-year-old is charged in the shootings. His name has not been released because of his age.

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