Police probe two separate murders last night in Newark

Police are investigating two murders that occurred last night in Newark.The first murder occurred at a chicken restaurant on 18th Avenue, leaving 20-year-old Johnny Bivins

NEWARK - Police are investigating two murders that occurred last night in Newark.

The first murder occurred at a chicken restaurant on 18th Avenue, leaving 20-year-old Johnny Bivins dead.

Less than an hour later, 22-year-old Raymond Barnes was shot to death only blocks away near a housing complex.

Police have yet to make a statement regarding the details of either shooting.

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