5 people shot, 2 killed on Newark street

The Essex County Prosecutor's Office is investigating a

The Essex County Prosecutor's Office is investigating a shooting in Newark that killed at least two people. (August 3, 2013 12:20 PM)

The Essex County Prosecutor's Office is investigating a shooting in Newark that killed at least two people.

Officers responded to the scene in the area of 18th Avenue and Livingston Street just after 6:30 p.m. Friday. One person was pronounced dead on the scene, and another at University Hospital.

Family members identified Clifton Purkett as one of the victims.

Witnesses told...

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