NJTV
NJTV News
Watch

Police probe 2 killings in Newark

5-12-14

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Authorities are investigating two homicides in Newark.

Police found 83-year-old Leonard Pearson beaten and stabbed inside his Nevada Street apartment on Saturday.

Authorities also say 29-year-old Yasin Bell was shot on Elizabeth Avenue early Sunday. Bell was pronounced dead at a hospital.

Authorities say they don’t have any suspects in the killings.