Crime Police investigate fatal shooting of 28-year-old Newark man
Man dies in police-involved shooting on Parkway in Bass River Township
New Jersey State Police involved in deadly shooting on Garden State Parkway in rural Burlington Township Maurice S. Gordon, 28, of Poughkeepsie, was fatally shot around 6:30 a.m. Saturday during an encounter with New Jersey State Police, the state Attorney General's Office said.
Investigators in Essex County are asking for the public’s help in the shooting death Tuesday of a 28-year-old man in Newark.
Yasin Welch, of Newark, was shot near the intersection of Fairmount and Central Avenues, according to Acting Essex County Prosecutor Theodore N. Stephens, II and Newark Public Safety Director Anthony F. Ambrose.
Welch was taken to University Hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 3:21 p.m., according to police.
No arrests had been made by Wednesday. Anyone with information is asked to call the prosecutor’s office at 1-877-TIPS-4EC.
Names of 2 men killed in encounters with police released
State authorities have released the names of two men shot to death in separate encounters with police over the Memorial Day weekend in New Jersey. The attorney general’s office said 28-year-old Maurice Gordon of Poughkeepsie, New York sustained fatal injuries in a shooting involving state police that occurred at about 6:30 a.m. Saturday on the Garden State Parkway in Bass River.
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At least 8 wounded in string of overnight shootings in Brooklyn .
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A series of overnight shootings across Brooklyn has left at least eight people wounded, according to police. Just after 2 a.m. on Tuesday, officials say a man was struck during a shooting in the Flatlands area. According to police, shots were fired on East 43rd Street, between Avenues J and K. The victim's condition and age are currently unknown. Details around the shooting remain unclear. A 23-year-old woman is inJust after 2 a.m. on Tuesday, officials say a man was struck during a shooting in the Flatlands area.