Shooting deaths in Newark, East Orange probed

November 11, 2017

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Authorities in New Jersey are investigating the shooting deaths of two men in Newark and East Orange.

The Essex County prosecutor and Newark public safety director say 39-year-old Hasson Manning of Elizabeth was found with gunshot wounds inside a vehicle in Newark shortly before 11 p.m. Friday. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The county prosecutor and East Orange public safety director said a unidentified man was found unresponsive on the ground with an apparent gunshot wound in East Orange at about 6:30 a.m. Saturday. He also was pronounced dead at the scene.

Prosecutors are asking anyone with information in either case to come forward.

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