A 43-year-old Jersey City man has been arrested and charged in a fatal shooting in Bergen-Lafayette.

According to the Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office, members of the office’s homicide unit arrested Eddie Webb in connection with the death of 46-year-old Khaliq Lockett on Christmas day.

The shooting took place in the area of Communipaw Avenue and Crescent Avenue.

Police were called to the scene at approximately 6:04 p.m. and found Lockett with apparent gunshot wounds to the torso.

Locket was taken to Jersey City Medical Center where he was pronounced dead a short time later.

Webb was arrested on December 30 at his place of employment in Jersey City.

He is charged with Murder; Unlawful Possession of a Weapon; and Possession of a Weapon for an Unlawful Purpose.

He was taken to the Hudson County Correctional Facility pending his first court appearance.

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