Newark pizza delivery man fatally shot

Newark pizza delivery man fatally shot

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NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - Police in Newark are investigating the fatal shooting of a pizza delivery man.

Authorities say police responded to a report of a vehicle crash at the intersection of 13th Avenue and South 11th Street around 9:30 last night. Officers found the vehicle had hit a fence and the driver had been shot.

Jesus Torres was taken to University Hospital, where he died at 10 p.m. Investigators say the 20-year-old Torres was delivering pizza for a Pizza Hut in Newark.

No arrests have been made. The investigation is ongoing.

Newark has seen a record number of murders in 2013.  This killing marks at least 34 murders in the city this year.

Copyright 2013 My9TV.com/The Associated Press.

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