Grand Jury Report- Rebecca Brown

Grand Jury report describing the fatal shooting of 29-year-old Rebecca Brown on July 15, 1967, who was shot through the window of her Bergen Street apartment. The report states that she was an "innocent victim" of shooting by State Police and National Guardsmen responding to reports of sniper fire in the area. The Grand Jury found "no cause for indictment." -- Credit: Newark Public Library

Grand Jury report describing the fatal shooting of 29-year-old Rebecca Brown on July 15, 1967, who was shot through the window of her Bergen Street apartment. The report states that she was an “innocent victim” of shooting by State Police and National Guardsmen responding to reports of sniper fire in the area. The Grand Jury found “no cause for indictment.” — Credit: Newark Public Library