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NewarkEssex County law enforcement authorities today posted a cash reward offer for information about a city homicide.

Sheriff Armando Fontoura stated that the Crimestoppers program would pay up to $5,000 for details that lead to an arrest in the shooting death of Dawn Reddick which occurred shortly after 9:00 p.m. on Friday, July 29, 2011.

The victim, then age 29, was a school teacher from Virginia who was in Newark to visit with relatives. She was struck by gunfire as she exited a restaurant, located near the intersection of Maple and Chancellor Avenues.

Persons with information about the murder are urged to contact the Essex County Prosecutor’s Tip Line at 1-877-847-7432 or the Newark Police Tips Line at 1-877-695-8477.

All calls to law enforcement will be kept confidential.