Hundreds attend wake of slain Linden teen

Family and friends of 18-year-old Amber Wilson attended her wake tonight two weeks after she was shot and killed in Linden.The Union County prosecutor says

LINDEN - Family and friends of 18-year-old Amber Wilson attended her wake tonight two weeks after she was shot and killed in Linden.

The Union County prosecutor says Amber Wilson was walking from a Dunkin' Donuts in Linden with a friend when she was approached, shot and robbed on July 9 on the 500 block of Hussa Street.

She graduated from Linden High School just two weeks before her death. Her aunt says she loved to dance, was a cheerleader and liked to help others.

Wilson's funeral will take place Wednesday at 10 a.m.

No suspect has been named in her killing.

Vigil held for slain Linden teenager killed in apparent robbery

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