It happened around 8am on Lions Avenue.
Newscopter 7 is here.
Apparently, the car was stolen from Asbury Park by Seven-Eleven on Monday.
Then someone called the police and said the car was in the backyard.
When Newark police arrived at the scene, they found a car with a person inside.
The Essex County Prosecutor’s Office was reportedly trying to use the car as a weapon when police officers approached the car.
The policeman responded by firing at the vehicle. A man in the car was injured in multiple shootings.
He was taken to a university hospital in an unknown state.
A second man, also in the car, was detained.
The investigation is active and ongoing.
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Police shooting in Newark injured a suspected car theft and arrested another
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