National News Desk

2 police officers shot in Newark, New Jersey; gunman still at large


(NEWARK, N.J.) — Two police officers have been injured in a shooting in Newark, New Jersey, New York ABC station WABC reported.

The suspect is not in custody, according to WABC.

One officer was shot in the neck and the other was shot in the leg, WABC reported. Their conditions are not yet known.

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy tweeted, “I am aware of and closely monitoring an unfolding situation in Newark. I am in touch with local authorities and the State is providing resources as requested. We will continue to support local law enforcement and ensure that all residents are safe.”

This is a developing story. Please check back for updates.

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