Teen killed, man wounded in Newark shooting

(AP) - A Newark teenager was shot to death and aman was wounded when shots rang out on a city street Saturdayafternoon. It was not immediately clear what sparked the incident at WestKinney Street and

News 12 Staff

Jun 28, 2009, 3:13 AM

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Teen killed, man wounded in Newark shooting
(AP) - A Newark teenager was shot to death and aman was wounded when shots rang out on a city street Saturdayafternoon.
It was not immediately clear what sparked the incident at WestKinney Street and MLK Boulevard, which occurred at about 5:45 p.m.
Detective Todd McClendon, a Newark police spokesman, said the17-year-old boy, whose name was not released, was shot multipletimes in the torso. He was taken to University Hospital in Newark,where he was pronounced dead a short time later.
The man, whose name and age were not disclosed, was shot in theleg. His wound was not considered life-threatening.
Newark police and the Essex County Prosecutor's Office wereinvestigating.


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