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Family Of Man Fatally Shot By Cops During Car Chase Demands Probe

Kashad Ashford
Kashad Ashford Photo Credit: MUGSHOTS: Various sources

RUTHERFORD, N.J. – The family of a man fatally shot by police during a Ridge Road car chase in 2014 that ended in Rutherford, is calling for a federal investigation into his death, reports.

The announcement at a Newark press conference follows Wednesday’s grand jury decision in Trenton not to bring criminal charges against the police officers who fatally shot Kashad Ashford, 23, according to .

The grand jury voted not to indict a Rutherford police officer, two Lyndhurst police officers, and a state trooper, who were involved in the shooting death on Sept. 16, 2014, according to Rutherford Daily Voice .

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