LaShanda Anderson, 36

Deptford Township, New Jersey
June 09, 2018

Agencies: Deptford Township Police Department New Jersey

Cause of death: Shooting

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Police were called to the Deptford strip mall at 3:40 p.m. on June 9 in response to an alleged shoplifting in progress. Anderson climbed into a parked Nissan and drove away from the scene. According to the police account, Anderson then accelerated toward the officers, attempting to run them over. Officer Kevin Clements then fired three shots as the car drove away, two of which hit Anderson. Anderson was pronounced dead immediately.

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