5 People Shot In Newark As Large Amount Of Marijuana Found At Scene

NEWARK, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — Five people were shot, two of them critically, at a house in Newark on Monday evening.

It happened around 7:30 p.m. on Isabella Avenue, about 1,500 feet from the Garden State Parkway.

Some of the victims were found inside the house, while others were outside.

Police said they found a large amount of marijuana and also recovered four guns at the scene.

There is no word on a motive and no suspects.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Department’s 24-hour Crime Stoppers’ tip line at 877 NWK-TIPS (877 695-8477) or NWK-GUNS (877 695-4867).

All anonymous Crime Stopper tips are kept confidential and may be eligible for a cash reward.

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