Newark officers respond to 2 shootings, chase overnight

Police in Newark responded to two shootings in the city overnight.Two people were reportedly shot on Stratford Place just before midnight. One person was taken

NEWARK - Police in Newark responded to two shootings in the city overnight.

Two people were reportedly shot on Stratford Place just before midnight. One person was taken to a nearby hospital.

A second person was hit by gunfire at the corner of 13th Avenue and 6th. A gunshot detection system alerted police to the second shooting.Authorities have not said if the two shootings are related.

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