Who was Eunice Dwumfour? A local councilwoman in New Jersey was killed during a shooting outside her home on Wednesday ,February 1, 2023, , according to officials.
Sayreville Councilwoman Eunice Dwumfour, a Republican, was 30 years old and described by Mayor Victoria Kilpatrick as “dedicated member of our Borough Council who was truly committed to serve all of our residents.”
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Who was Eunice Dwumfour?
Eunice Dwumfour was best known for her political career and had been serving the Borough of Sayreville since November 2021. She was not up for reelection until 2024.
Outside of politics, she worked as a professional scrum master and business analyst at Fire Congress Fellowship Inc, and was the director of churches at the Nigerian-based Champions Royal Assembly, according to her LinkedIn profile.
She was also a part-time EMT. Dwumfour obtained her bachelor’s degree in Women’s Studies from William Paterson University in 2017.
What was Eunice Dwumfour’s cause of death?
Eunice Dwumfour was found dead in her white Nissan SUV just outside her Camelot at La Mer apartment complex in Sayreville, New Jersey, on February 1, 2023.
Police sources told ABC 7 that she was found with multiple gunshot wounds and that they believe she was a target of the shooting, but a motive is not clear. She was pronounced dead at the scene.
“She was an amazing friend, a woman who loved God,” detective Juan Rodriguez and Pastor Doctor Nelia Rodriguez said in a statement.
Community organizer Charlie Kratovil added that her death was a “huge loss for the Sayreville community,” and that he “knew her to be a very kind person and public servant.”
At this time, there have been no arrests made in connection to her death.
Those with information are being asked to call Detective Rebecca Morales of the Sayreville Police Department at 732-727-4444 or Detective Michelle Coppola of the Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office at 732-745-3477.
“…I can’t stop crying. She was 30 years young and full of life. You will be missed my dear, precious friend. May she RIP.”
Was Eunice Dwumfour married?
While Eunice Dwumfour might have had a high-profile career in New Jersey, she often kept details of her personal life out of the media. At this time, it is unclear if she was married or in a relationship at the time of her passing.
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