Woman killed, man injured in Newark shooting

NEWARK, N.J. — One person was killed after shots were fired in Newark early Friday.

The incident happened around 12:36 a.m. as police responded to reports about a shooting on Hill Street, Essex County Prosecutor’s Office said.

When they arrived, police found Kelly A. Wiley, 27, with a gunshot wound, said authorities. She was pronounced dead at the scene.

A male, 27, was also shot and was taken to the hospital for his injuries, officials said.

No arrests have been made as investigation remains ongoing.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Prosecutor’s tips line at 1-877-TIPS-4EC or 1- 877- 847-7432.