Two men were shot and killed in the 37000 block of Oak St. in Newark on Saturday, and police are still seeking the suspects. At 7:29 PM, someone called the police to report hearing gunshots nearby.
The responding cops discovered an unresponsive adult male with apparent stab wounds. The man was pronounced dead at the hospital. Authorities are withholding information about him while they try to locate his family.
It was reported Sunday that a second man, a 42-year-old Newark resident, was found at the site with “serious injuries” and taken to a hospital. His condition has been described as stable. Law enforcement officials in Newark are treating the case as if it were a homicide.
Anybody with information is asked to contact Yama Homayoun at (510) 578-4920 or Yama.Homayoun@newark.org. If you choose to remain anonymous, you may also call the tip line at (510) 578-4965 with information.