NEWARK - The Essex County Prosecutor has released new details about the deaths of a man and woman found inside a Newark home Monday evening.
An autopsy has found Felicia Sharpe, 47, was strangled. The cause of death for her husband, 48-year-old Juan Silas, is still not known, pending a toxicology report.
Newark police were called to their home on Millington Avenue Monday evening after someone reported finding the bodies. The couple was pronounced dead at the scene.
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The prosecutor's office continues to investigate the circumstances that led to the couple's death.