At a press conference today in the aftermath of shootings over the weekend in Newark that caused the deaths of four people – Mayor Cory Booker and Police Director Garry McCarthy listed the reward for information leading to the arrest of the killer(s) at $52,000.
The execution-style shootings Saturday night in the playground of Mt. Vernon School caused the deaths of Terrance Aeriel, Deshawn Harvey and Ofemi Hightower, all college-aged Newark-area residents. A fourth student, Natasha Aeriel, was wounded but survived the shooting.
A fourth individual, Quintez Waller, was killed Sunday in what police believe was an unrelated shooting.