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Just In: Reports Of A Shooting Near Old Baltimore Pike In Newark


Newark – Between 5:30 and 6:00 this evening reports of a shooting in Newark began to come into the newsroom.

Initial reports indicate that the incident occurred on Kings Circle just off Old Baltimore Pike.

Witnesses have reported that over a dozen County Officers are currently on scene searching an area cordoned off by crime scene tape.

Reports of a vehicle with multiple bullets holes have not been confirmed.

Indications are that someone may have been shot, however, police have not confirmed that.


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