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FAIRFIELD – A 55-year-old Fairfield Township man was shot to death in the early morning hours of Thanksgiving Day, the Cumberland County Prosecutor's Office confirmed on Monday.
The victim is identified as Frank Najee-Ullah of 1188 Buckshutem Road, where New Jersey State Police say the shooting took place.
Prosecutor Jennifer Webb-McRae said state police from Bridgeton responded at 2:55 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 28 to a call for a shooting victim.
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Webb-McRae said Najeeh-Ullah was found to have been shot several times. He was taken to an Inspira health Network hospital, where he died.
The state police Major Crimes Unit and county detectives are conducting the investigation, according to the prosecutor.
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Joe Smith is a Philly native transplanted to South Jersey more than 30 years ago. He is a former editor and current senior staff writer at The Daily Journal in Vineland. Have a news tip? Reach out at (856) 563-5252 oror follow me on Twitter, @jpsmith-dj. Help support local journalism with a .
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