Newark teen facing charges after he allegedly shot at truck driver

A Newark teenager is facing several charges after police say he shot at a truck driver.The driver says he was sitting in his truck on

NEWARK - A Newark teenager is facing several charges after police say he shot at a truck driver.

The driver says he was sitting in his truck on Lister Avenue Sunday night when the teen forced the door open.

The driver jumped into the sleeping compartment of the truck and that's when he heard a shot fired behind him.

Police on patrol caught Hakeem Eley while he tried to hide with his bicycle nearby.

No one was injured.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

Police in Asbury Park calling for cease fire 1 Police in Asbury Park call for cease-fire after shootings
Police worked with the prosecutor's office to conduct 2 Father speaks out against Asbury Park crime
Anti-bear hunt supporters gathered at Andover Municipal Court 3 Bear hunt protester to serve 10-day jail sentence
VIDEO: Man reunited with missing wedding ring 4 VIDEO: Man reunited with missing wedding ring
VIDEO: News conference on arrest in murder of 5 VIDEO: News conference on arrest in murder of Sarah Butler

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

It's good to know you have Walt Kane Kane in Your Corner

It's good to know you have Walt Kane in your corner.

News 12 takes a look at the hottest Tech Check

Eric Landskroner has a look at the latest gadgets and biggest stories in tech.

News 12 On the Scene

Check out these exclusive videos from New Jersey celebs!

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE