February 28, 2017
The indictment charges Kashif Barnes age 20, of Newark, New Jersey with the fourth degree crimes of unlawful possession of a weapon and resisting arrest.
The case was presented to the Grand Jury by Assistant Prosecutor Stephanie LaCarrubba. Arraignment before the Superior Court in Newton will be within the next 6 weeks.
A Grand Jury indictment is a charge only. The defendant is presumed innocent until guilt may be proved at a jury trial.