JERSEY CITY, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — A man is facing charges after he allegedly shot and killed a woman in Jersey City.
Officers were sent to Grant Avenue and Martin Luther King Drive for a report of shots fired just before 1 a.m. Tuesday.READ MORE: Mayor De Blasio Unveils Extreme Weather Plan To Avoid Death And Destruction Of Ida During Future Storms
When they arrived, they found 30-year-old Felicia Stewart suffering from at least one gunshot wound to her back. She was taken to a local hospital, where she was pronounced dead.READ MORE: New York City's Vaccine Mandate Could Impact Nets Season, As Irving Reportedly Not Getting Shot
The Hudson County prosecutor’s office says 26-year-old Mark Stewart turned himself in to police around 11:30 a.m. Saturday.
He was arrested and is facing aggravated manslaughter and weapons possession charges.MORE NEWS: Some Health Care Workers Still Defiant As New York State Vaccine Mandate Takes Effect
According to officials, the victim and the suspect are not related.