Authorities: Motive sought in fatal Newark street shooting
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say a man shot in New Jersey’s largest city has died from his injuries.
Essex County prosecutors say 53-year-old Newark resident Arthur Ruff was pronounced dead around 12:30 a.m. Sunday, about 30 minutes after the street shooting took place near 2nd Street and Central Avenue in the city.
No other injuries were reported in the shooting. Authorities say a motive for the shooting remains under investigation.
No arrests have been made.