Police: 83-year-old Leonard Pearson among 2 dead in separate slayings in Newark
Authorities are investigating two homicides in Newark, including the beating and stabbing of an 83-year-old man.
Leonard Pearson was found dead inside his Nevada Street apartment on Saturday night. The building is a high-rise, and is home to mostly senior citizens.
Investigators believe the motive may have been robbery, but they are still trying to determine who did it and when. A law...