Officials ID man killed in Newark shooting

The Essex County Prosecutor's Office says a man was shot dead in Newark's South Ward earlier this week. The shooting occurred on Clinton Place just

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EDISON - The Essex County Prosecutor's Office says a man was shot dead in Newark's South Ward earlier this week.

The shooting occurred on Clinton Place just after 5 p.m. Thursday. Prosecutors identified the victim as Qushawn Chaney, of Newark.

The 33-year-old was taken to an area hospital and pronounced dead.

There is no word on a possible suspect at this time.

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