Woman charged in Newark murder

A 27-year-old woman is facing charges in the fatal shooting of a man today in Newark. Police say Danielle Johnson killed Andre Austin, of East Orange, this morning. According to police, Austin was shot in the chest and found in a car on Tremont Avenue. Cops say Johnson was with the victim in the car when he was found dead. Johnson is being held on $300,000 bail.

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