Late-night Newark shooting injures 3 women, 1 man

NEWARK - Police in Newark are investigating a shooting just after midnight that left four people injured.

Authorities say three women and one man were injured in the shooting that occurred near 175 Norfolk St. All four victims were taken to UMDNJ Hospital. One of the women was shot five times and is seriously injured.

The shootings come on the heels of an announcement yesterday to create a countywide task force in Essex County.

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