Newark – Acting Essex County Prosecutor Robert D. Laurino and Newark Public Safety Director Anthony Ambrose announced today that Tyrie Bullock, 19, of East Orange has been arrested for the murder of Edgar Patricio Jimenez-Dominguez, 27, of Newark.
Jimenez-Dominguez, a cook, was fatally shot in the 100 block of North 7th Street at approximately 6:06 a.m. on Sunday, June 18. The preliminary investigation indicates it was a robbery.
Bullock has been charged with robbery, murder, felony murder, possession of a weapon for an unlawful purpose and unlawful possession of a weapon. He was arrested at his home in East Orange.
The investigation is active and ongoing.