Husband, Boston woman arrested in Boonton killing

MORRISTOWN - The Morris County prosecutor has announced that the husband of a woman gunned down on Tuesday night in Boonton has been charged with her murder.

Authorities also arrested Antoinette Stephen last night in Massachusetts in connection with the killing.

The husband, Kashif Parvaiz, was wounded in the attack that killed his 27-year-old wife, Nazish Noorani. The shooting took place in front of the couple's 3-year-old son.

Parvaiz and Antoinette Stephen both face charges of murder, conspiracy and weapons offenses. Parvaiz also faces child-endangerment charges.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Morris County Prosecutor's Office at 973- 285-2900 or the Morris County Sheriff's Office Crime Stopper Program at 973-COP-CALL.

The prosecutor is calling this crime the worst "domestic violence" case in recent years and is now urging women in danger to report abuse to law enforcement. Prosecutor: Development in Boonton slayingWife killed, husband injured in Boonton shooting Questions surround Boonton murder

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