The Newark Police Department is searching for a suspect after a teenager was shot and killed over the weekend.
Justin Bethea, 17, was found with multiple gunshot wounds shortly after midnight Saturday on Kent Street.
He was taken to University Hospital where he was pronounced dead at 4:49 a.m., police said. No arrests have been made.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office Homicide/Major Crimes Task Force tips line at 1-877-TIPS-4EC or 1-877-847-7432.