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Police Seek Help Identifying Gas Station Shooting Suspect

Photos from surveillance video released by authorities

Police Seek Help Identifying Gas Station Shooting Suspect Police Seek Help Identifying Gas Station Shooting Suspect Police Seek Help Identifying Gas Station Shooting Suspect

Police are asking for the public's help in identifying a man suspected of killing another man last Friday inside a Newark gas station.

Hykine Johnson, 35, of Newark, was fatally shot at a gas station on the corner of Washington and Court streets at around 7:45 p.m., according to the Essex County Prosecutor's Office.

He was pronounced dead at University Hospital at 8:10 p.m.

Johnson was likely targeted in the shooting, authorities said.

According to photos from a surveillance video that police released, the suspect appears to be wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt and blue jeans.

Anyone with information regarding the incident may call the Essex County Prosecutor's Office tips line at 877-847-7432.

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