Off-Duty Newark Cop Charged in Shooting Death of Estranged Wife - 07-15


JEFFERSON, NJ — Newark Police Lt. John Formisano—the off-duty police officer who was arrested in Livingston on Monday after allegedly shooting and killing his estranged wife and seriously injuring another man in Jefferson Township on Sunday evening—has been charged with first-degree murder and attempted murder in the shooting, according to the Morris County Prosecutor’s Office.