Victim identified as Murad Mallard in Newark shooting; suspect at large

Police say one person is dead after a shooting in Newark this afternoon, and the suspect is still at large. The victim was identified as

The 31-year-old victim was shot multiple times.

The 31-year-old victim was shot multiple times. (Credit: News 12 New Jersey)

NEWARK - Police say one person is dead after a shooting in Newark this afternoon, and the suspect is still at large.

The victim was identified as 31-year-old Murad Mallard of Newark. Mallard was shot multiple times and was pronounced dead at University Hospital.

Prosecutors say it appears as though Mallard was targeted on North Munn Avenue.

Stay with News 12 New Jersey as more details are released.
 

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