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Authorities Probe Death Of 52-Year-Old East Orange Man

Police Tape (credit: Eliot Schechter/AFP/Getty Images)

Police Tape (credit: Eliot Schechter/AFP/Getty Images)

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EAST ORANGE, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — Authorities in New Jersey announced a homicide investigation into the death of a 52-year-old man on Wednesday.

Noel Oroma, of East Orange, was killed while walking home Tuesday afternoon around 2:35 p.m. He was pronounced dead at University Hospital in Newark.

Authorities said the preliminary investigation indicated Oroma was the victim of a robbery.

No arrests have been made.

Anyone with information is urged to contact the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office Homicide tips line at 1-877-847-7432.