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Vincent Owens

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Autopsy: Newark Teen In Carjack Attempt Died From Gunshot Wound

Prosecutors say a northern New Jersey teenager who died after attempting to carjack an off-duty Newark police officer was killed by a gunshot wound sustained during a shootout with the officer, not by a subsequent car crash.

01/02/2012

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Officials: Teen Dead After Botched Carjacking Of Off-Duty Newark Cop

Acting Essex County Prosecutor Carolyn Murray says the officer, whose name wasn’t disclosed, was confronted around 5:15 a.m. Saturday by 17-year-old Vincent Owens of Newark.

12/31/2011