Phillipsburg Homicide Victim Identified

Phillipsburg police have identified the victim in Wednesday night’s fatal shooting as Melissa Williams of the 300 block of Spruce Alley.

Williams, 22, was shot several times near her home just before 11 p.m. Wednesday. Police have charged 26-year-old Salim R. Newton of the 500 block of S. Main Street in Phillipsburg with homicide and weapons charges in connection with the killing.

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