NEWARK, NJ – Acting Essex County Prosecutor Robert D. Laurino and Newark Public Safety Director Anthony F. Ambrose announced today that the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office Homicide/Major Crimes Task Force, which includes detectives from the Newark Police Department, is investigating a fatal shooting.

The victim has been identified as Qumar Bohler, a 28-year-old woman from Newark. Bohler was shot at approximately 8:40 p.m. yesterday in the 100 block of Hedden Terrance. She was pronounced dead at the scene. The investigation is active and ongoing. At this time, no arrests have been made.

No other information is available now. Additional information will be released as it becomes available.