Newark police-involved shooting under investigation

ByEyewitness News WABC logo
Saturday, April 1, 2017
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NEWARK, New Jersey (WABC) -- A prosecutor in New Jersey is looking into a report of on-duty police officers firing their weapons.

Essex County Prosecutor Carolyn Murray said her office is investigating after Newark Police officers fired their weapons early Saturday morning.

The incident occurred around 1 a.m. near South Orange Avenue and South 16th Street. No further details were reported.

No one has been arrested and no injuries were reported.

The investigation is ongoing.