Gas station owner killed in Newark

Authorities say a gas station owner was shot and killed on Memorial Day in Newark.

Gas station owner killed in Newark

Gas station owner killed in Newark (5/31/16)

NEWARK - Authorities say a gas station owner was shot and killed on Memorial Day in Newark.

Police officers responded to a reported shooting on the 400 block of West Market Street just before 4:30 p.m. Monday. 

Davinder Singh was found unresponsive at the Power Gas Station, according to the Essex County Prosecutor’s office. The 47-year-old was taken to University Hospital where he was pronounced dead at 4:42 p.m.

Officials did not give a motive for the homicide. No suspects have been identified.

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