Rashid Davis arrested in alleged murder of Leonard Pearson, 83
Police have made an arrest in the murder of an 83-year-old man in Newark.
Rashid Davis, 22, of Union Township is charged with robbery and murder.
Leonard Pearson was found dead by family members in his 15th-floor apartment in a Nevada Street senior complex on Saturday. They were worried when he did not answer his phone.
Police say Davis, who has a relative in the senior complex,...