Man gets 50 years for robbing, shooting 60-year-old man leaving liquor store -

The victim was able to run and flag down an officer after being shot.

An Elizabeth man found guilty of robbing and shooting a man in the leg last year was sentenced to 50 years in prison.

Gary Jones, 45, of Newark received the sentence Wednesday from a Superior Court Judge Daniel R. Lindemann following a jury convicting him in August of the robbery, two weapons offenses, assault with bodily injury using a deadly weapon and pointing a firearm.

He also had 11 prior...

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