Neighbors describe chaos ahead of fatal police shooting

Neighbors say a fatal early morning police shooting at a New Jersey mobile home park over the weekend was preceded by a man driving a backhoe that damaged several vehicles and a home.

Associated Press

Dec 20, 2021, 10:16 AM

Updated 905 days ago

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Neighbors say a fatal early morning police shooting at a New Jersey mobile home park over the weekend was preceded by a man driving a backhoe that damaged several vehicles and a home.
The New Jersey attorney general’s office said a Vineland police officer fired during an encounter at the Penn Lincoln Mobile Home Park in Vineland at about 5:30 a.m. Saturday.
Neighbors told reporters that before the shooting the backhoe driver overturned several cars, including a police sport utility vehicle and an ambulance.
It also did major damage to another police SUV and a civilian sedan.
Authorities haven’t released details about the shooting.


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