NEWARK, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — Authorities issued a warrant Tuesday for a suspect in a New Year’s Eve shooting that left a man dead and a woman injured.
Jihad Latham, 20, of Newark, was charged with the broad-daylight slaying of Efrahim Kinchen, also 20, of Newark and with shooting the 33-year-old woman, who survived, according to the Essex County Prosecutor’s office.READ MORE: Omicron Variant Continues To Spread Through Tri-State And Around Country
The office did not specify the woman’s present condition.
The shooting happened at Broad and South streets in Newark at 1:22 p.m. on Dec. 31, the office said.READ MORE: 27-Year-Old Man Critically Hurt In Williamsburg Hit-And-Run
Bail for Latham in the warrant was set at $1 million.
Latham is considered armed and dangerous, the office said. Anyone with information about his whereabouts is asked to contact the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office Homicide/Major Crimes Task Force at (877) 847-7432, or Newark Crimestoppers at (877) 695-8477.MORE NEWS: New York Weather: CBS2's 12/5 Sunday Afternoon Forecast
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