An unidentified women is comforted after learning that three people were killed and several others injured in a stabbing at a house Saturday, Nov. 5, 2016, in Newark N.J. The stabbings occurred around 4 p.m.
Police have launched an investigation into the stabbing, with detectives and shocked residents now gathered at the scene. He was already wanted on charges of sexual assault and aggravated assault in an unrelated October 9 incident.
Murray said 26-year-old Jeremy Arrington is wanted for questioning, but he is not being named as a suspect. Investigators blocked off the street where the stabbings occurred, and several nearby residents gathered to watch as the investigation unfolded.
- Officials said 7 people were stabbed inside a Newark home Saturday.
No arrests had been made for the stabbings as of Saturday evening.
A 29-year-old woman, believed to be the mother of one of the deceased children, is now in a stable condition in hospital.
Trump edges ahead of Hillary by a point
On his Twitter account, Trump hailed the latest poll , saying: 'Wow, now leading in @ ABC [email protected] Poll 46 to 45. The charts are now showing a neck-to-neck result as things begin to go the opposite direction after the said scandal.
"It makes my stomach churn to think about what happened", Newark Mayor Ras Baraka said during a Saturday evening press conference, NBC New York reports.
Authorities initially reported seven people had been stabbed overall, but they later said there were six victims.
Mr Baraka added: "We can not hide this individual, we have to get him immediately before he hurts someone else". "As long as he's on the street, nobody is safe".
Essex County prosecutors say 8-year-old Aerial Little Whitehurst and 11-year-old Al-Jahon Whitehurst both died at a hospital shortly after the knife-stabbing attack at a Newark home Saturday.
Police are offering a $20,000 reward for anyone who has information that can help this case. If you would like to discuss another topic, look for a relevant article.