NJ Pathmark Shooter's Identity Revealed as Terence Tyler
Black Enterprise Magazine September/October 2018 Issue

From Huffington Post.

The New Jersey shooter who opened fire in a Pathmark supermarket with an assault rifle was identified as 23-year-old Terence Tyler. Before killing two store employees, Tyler committed suicide. Tyler was a former marine who was employed as a clerk for two weeks. After finishing his shift at around 4 a.m. on Friday, Tyler left the store and soon returned dressed in a military-style camouflage uniform and armed with an “assault-type rifle” and a pistol.

According to a Marine Corps spokesperson, Tyler spent three years in the Marines and left the service in 2010. He did not employ overseas, the spokesperson said.

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Gerren Keith Gaynor (@MrGerrenalist) is a freelance journalist based in New York City. He has been published in the New York Times, ESSENCE magazine, EBONY.com, New York Amsterdam News, Loop21.com and Newsone.com. Gaynor received his master degree in Journalism from Columbia University and his bachelor's in English from Morehouse College.


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