Carl Dorsey III, 39

Newark, New Jersey
January 01, 2021

Agencies: Newark Police Department New Jersey

Cause of death: Shooting

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Carl Dorsey III a 39 year old Black man was shot and killed by an undercover police officer in Newark, New Jersey on New Year’s Day.

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On January 31, 2023, after a grand jury declined to indict a Newark cop in the fatal shooting, the man’s family members said they are still reeling from the “excruciating pain” of his loss.