The home targeted early Wednesday morning in what police said was a was in the same residence where a teenager was shot and wounded nearly one year ago.
The drive-by shooting, which occurred at around 12:30 a.m. Wednesday on the 6300 block of Mirabeau Drive, was in “the same immediate area” of the May 2011 shooting, said Newark Police Cmdr. Michael Carroll.
No one was injured in Wednesday’s shooting but authorities said six shots were fired into the home.
On May 30, 2011, police responded to the same area after a to his leg at around 1:21 a.m.
Both shootings are said to be gang-related, according to Carroll, but there is no available description of the suspected shooters.
Police said authorities are also investigating whether this week's shooting is connected to a that occurred just before 8 p.m. Tuesday, which .
Any person with any information about this crime can contact the 's non-emergency line at 510-578-4237 or can call the Silent Witness Hotline at 510-578-4000, extension 500.
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