Detective Todd McClendon, a Newark police spokesman, said the 17-year-old boy, whose name was not released, was shot multiple times in the torso. He was taken to University Hospital in Newark, where he was pronounced dead a short time later.
The man, whose name and age were not disclosed, was shot in the leg. His wound was not considered life-threatening.
Newark police and the Essex County Prosecutor's Office were investigating.
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