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Timestamp8/22/14 15:04
Date Searched6-Jan-12
StateNJ - New Jersey
CountyBergen
CityGarfield
Victim NameMalik 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?Unknown
WeaponBlunt object (clubs, hammers, etc.)
SummaryOfficers claim victim charged at them with claw hammer and metal handsaw. Victim was at police station, being booked; he escaped police station with handcuffs on, tracked down and shot.
Source Linkhttp://www.nj.com/bergen/index.ssf/2012/01/demanding_answers_supporters_of_garfield_teen_killed_in_police-involved_shooting_plan_second_demonst.html
Name of Officer or OfficersJose Brito and Kenneth Keenan
ShootingsYes
Was the Shooting Justified?2
County StateBergen NJ - New Jersey
Year2012