Police recently arrested three men in connection with the fatal shooting of a Newark man outside a strip club in Belleville, New Jersey.
According to authorities, the 28-year-old victim was shot and killed while standing in the street outside Wet, a gentlemen’s club located in Belleville, NJ. The homicide occurred during the early morning hours on October 8.
The Essex County Prosecutor’s Office Homicide Task Force conducted an investigation and spoke to witnesses at the scene.
Witnesses told police that the victim was involved in a dispute with three men outside the club. At some point, the altercation reportedly became violent and four gunshots were fired.
Now law enforcement has arrested the three people who allegedly got into the physical altercation with the suspect before the shooting. The men who were arrested all hail from Elizabeth, New Jersey. The three suspects have been charged with murder, as well as multiple weapons offenses.
Two of the suspects are currently being held at the Essex County Correctional Facility in Newark NJ. The men have bail amounts of $750,000 each. The other suspect was arrested in Miami, so he is currently awaiting extradition to New Jersey.
To learn more about this case, read the NJ.com article entitled “3 Arrested in Homicide Outside Belleville Strip Club.”