Officials: 1 dead in shooting in Newark

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NEWARK -

Officials say one person is dead following a shooting in Newark overnight Saturday.

The Essex County Prosecutor's Office tells News 12 the shooting happened just after midnight around north 9th Street.

The unidentified victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

Officials haven't confirmed the cause of the shooting or if they have any suspects.

This is a developing story. Stay with News 12 New Jersey for more information.

 

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