Authorities: Newark street shooting leaves 1 dead, 1 wounded
Jan. 16, 2018
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A street shooting in New Jersey's largest city has left one man dead and another person wounded.
Essex County prosecutors say the shooting occurred around 7:45 p.m. Monday in the 200 block of Hunterdon Street in Newark.
Authorities say 31-year-old city resident Pedro Dillahunt was pronounced dead at the scene a short time later. The wounded person, whose name was not released, remained hospitalized Tuesday in stable condition.
A motive for the shooting remains under investigation.
Further details on the shooting have not been disclosed, including what type of weapon was used.