2 people struck by gunfire in Newark

October 5, 2013 9:40:32 PM PDT
At approximately 7:40 pm Saturday, Newark Police responded to the 100 block of Avon Avenue after an alert for multiple shots fired.

Two victims, an unidentified female, and a 27-year-old male were struck by the gunfire. Both victims sustained non life-threatening wounds.

Anyone with information pertaining to this crime is encouraged to contact the Department's 24-hour CRIME STOPPERS anonymous tip line at 877-NWK-TIPS (877-695-8477) or 877-NWK-GUNS (877-695-4867.