New Jersey café reserves seat for Jersey City fallen officer; donation bucket behind bar

A moving tribute made for Det. Joseph Seals, the police officer killed in Tuesday’s deadly shooting in Jersey City, at a café in Dumont.

News 12 Staff

Dec 13, 2019, 11:34 AM

Updated 1,630 days ago

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A moving tribute made for Detective Joseph Seals, the police officer killed in Tuesday’s deadly shooting in Jersey City, at a café in Dumont.
Police officers left behind drinks and a note at Grant Street Café reading, "This seat is reserved for Detective Joseph Seals. End of Watch: 12-10-19. JCPD."
The café says it will reserve the seat this weekend and keep a donation bucket behind the bar.
The money raised will go to the Seals’ family.
The restaurant is located at 25 Grant Ave.
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