Grand Jury Report- William Furr

Grand Jury report describing the fatal shooting of 25-year-old William Furr on July 15, 1967, who "died of shotgun wounds in the back" after being shot by two Newark patrolmen after observing "Furr leaving the liquor store with beer in his hands." The Grand Jury found "no cause for indictment." -- Credit: Newark Public Library

Grand Jury report describing the fatal shooting of 25-year-old William Furr on July 15, 1967, who “died of shotgun wounds in the back” after being shot by two Newark patrolmen after observing “Furr leaving the liquor store with beer in his hands.” The Grand Jury found “no cause for indictment.” — Credit: Newark Public Library