1 dead, 3 pistol-whipped in Newark

July 28, 2008 9:36:11 AM PDT
Police are investigating a deadly attack in Newark Monday. At least one person was shot and killed Sunday night, while three others were pistol-whipped. There may be another person who was shot, so police are looking for another potential victim.

There was heavy police activity on North 11th Street around 10 p.m. Sunday.

One person, identified as 27-year-old Eugene Davis, of Jersey City was shot and killed. Three others were severely pistol-whipped.

Paramedics tended to the victims, who were rushed to area hospitals.

Police are reportedly looking a dark-colored jeep and two men, who police say are armed. Authorities believe the motive was robbery.


STORY BY: Eyewitness News reporter Jamie Roth