Michael Franklin, 44, fatally shot on Muhammad Ali Avenue in Newark

Police are investigating a fatal shooting in Newark. It occurred on Muhammad Ali Avenue Friday afternoon.

Police say Michael Franklin was shot and killed

Police say Michael Franklin was shot and killed on Muhammad Ali Avenue in Newark. (Credit: News 12 New Jersey)

NEWARK - Police say a man was shot to death in Newark Friday.

It occurred on Muhammad Ali Avenue. Police arrived at the scene to find 44-year-old Michael Franklin lying in street with gunshot wounds.

Franklin was pronounced dead at the scene.

No arrests have been made and the investigation is ongoing, police say.

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