Timestamp8/22/14 10:27
Date Searched10-Dec-11
StateNJ - New Jersey
Victim NameMalik Ashanti Williams
Victim's Age19
Victim's GenderMale
RaceBlack or African American
Hispanic or Latino OriginNot of Hispanic or Latino origin
Hit or Killed?Killed
Armed or Unarmed?Armed
Weapon"unspecified" garage tools
SummaryWilliams voluntarily turned himself in for a domestic violence warrant but for some reason he fled the police station. Officers and a K-9 unit pursued him and found him holed up in a garage. When they opened the garage door, officer saw that Williams was armed with "garage tools" so they opened fire and killed Williams
Source Linkhttp://www.nj.com/bergen/index.ssf/2011/12/supporters_of_teen_killed_in_police-involved_shooting_take_to_garfield_streets.html
Was the Shooting Justified?1
County StateBergen NJ - New Jersey