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2 dead in Newark shooting: police

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Posted at 4:34 PM, Jul 04, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-04 22:29:29-04

NEWARK — Two people are dead in a Fourth of July shooting in Newark, the Essex County Prosecutor's Office said.

The shooting took place on Brookdale Avenue. The victims were identified as 36-year-old Nekeya Grady and 46-year-old Earl Cohen. Both were pronounced dead at the scene at 2:58 p.m.

An investigation is ongoing. No arrests have been made.