NEWARK, NJ – Acting Essex County Prosecutor Carolyn A. Murray and Irvington Police Director Tracy Bowers announced today that the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office Homicide/Major Crimes Task Force and the Irvington Police Department are investigating the murder of Tajmiah Philips, 31, of Newark.

Philip was fatally shot at approximately 1:30 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 25 at her home in the 100 block of Hillside Terrace.

The investigation is active an ongoing. This time no arrests have been made. No other information is available at this time.