MAPLEWOOD - Police have identified the suspects in a Maplewood murder that occurred last month.

Cops say Victoria Carmen White, 28, was shot and killed early in the morning on Sept. 12 at 159 Jacoby St.

Police now say they are looking for Marquise L. Foster, 25, of North Plainfield, and Alrashim N. Chambers, 23, of Newark. The Essex County Prosecutor's Office says the suspects met White at an Irvington nightclub before going to an apartment in Maplewood to continue partying.

White was transgendered and it is suspected that played a factor in her death.

As a result, the investigation has been handed over to the bias crime unit.The gay rights group, Garden State Equality, is offering a $2,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of the suspects.

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