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Man, woman found shot to death in park in upscale N.J. neighborhood

Posted: 11:31 AM, May 17, 2013
Updated: 2013-05-17 11:32:04-04

NEWARK, NEW JERSEY (PIX11)– Two people were shot and killed Thursday night at a park in Montclair, New Jersey. Shortly before 10 p.m. cops responded to a call about shots fired at Canterbury Park.

According to Montclair Police Chief David Sabagh when authorities arrived to the scene they found a male and female shot dead.

The victims have been identified as 24-year-old Shanae Howard and 26-year-old Brandon Brown, police say the two were dating.

A weapon was found at the scene of the crime, leading police to believe it is an isolated incident.

The investigation is ongoing; police do not believe there is any further threat to the community.