Seen HIM? Bloomfield Man Wanted For Questioning In Newark Double Shooting

Police in Newark are seeking the public's help in locating a Bloomfield man wanted for questioning in connection with a shooting that injured two men.

<p>Avery Solomon</p>

Avery Solomon

Photo Credit: Newark PD

Avery Solomon, 22, is wanted in connection with the Jan. 29 incident on the 100 block of Jelliff Avenue, Newark Public Safety Director Anthony F. Ambrose.

Police responded to a call of shots fired around 11:50 p.m., when they discovered that two men had been hospitalized with gunshot wounds following an argument, Ambrose said.

Solomon is described as 6 feet tall and 170 pounds, with a medium brown complexion, tattoos on his neck, black hair and brown eyes.

Director Ambrose urges anyone with information about this the whereabouts of Avery Solomon to call the Division's 24-hour Crime Stopper tip line at 1-877-NWK-TIPS (1-877-695-8477). 

All anonymous Crime Stopper tips are kept confidential and could result in a reward.

Anonymous tips may also be made using the Police Division’s website at: or through our Smartphone App available at iTunes and Google Play. Search Newark Police Division to download the App.

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