Tymyr Wilson, 21

Newark, New Jersey
October 30, 2017

Agencies: Newark Police Department New Jersey

Cause of death: Not Yet Known

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Authorities say an off-duty Jersey City police officer fatally shot 21 year-old Tymyr Wilson and 19 year-old Dante Holden during a robbery attempt in Newark Sunday night.

The police-involved shooting happened at 195 South 6th Street just after 11:30 p.m.

The officer said he was approached by two armed men who intended to rob him, and he shot them.

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