- Associated Press - Sunday, July 5, 2020

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - Gunfire claimed the lives of two people in Newark on the Fourth of July, authorities said.

Essex County prosecutors and Newark public safety officials said 36-year-old Nekeya Grady of Willingboro and 46-year-old Earl Cohen of Newark were pronounced dead at the scene just before 3 p.m. Saturday.

No arrests were immediately announced. Anyone with information was asked to call the county prosecutor’s office homicide/major crimes task force.

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