Authorities: 2 men shot, wounded in Newark

New Jersey news from Eyewitness News

April 26, 2014 11:17:18 AM PDT
Newark police say two men were shot and wounded when gunfire erupted in the city's South Ward.

The Star-Ledger ( reports the shooting occurred around 1 a.m. Saturday on Kent Street. But when officers arrived, they learned the shooting victims had been driven to a hospital.

Both men suffered gunshot wounds to their legs, but their injuries were not considered life-threatening. Authorities did not identify the victims, but said both were hospitalized in stable condition.

A motive for the shooting remains under investigation.

No arrests have been made.

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