Paterson police say 39-year-old Robert Godfrey was shot in the head while arguing with another man Tuesday.
Police on Wednesday are searching for Marlon Rochester. The 30-year-old has been charged with Godfrey's murder and weapons offenses.
Lt. Ron Humphrey says witnesses saw the two men arguing loudly when Rochester pulled a gun and shot Godfrey once in the head.
National Night Out is observed across the U.S. as an annual event meant to heighten drug and crime prevention awareness.
Information from: The Record of Bergen County, http://www.northjersey.com