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Former Paramus Catholic Football Player Found Dead

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Paramus Catholic HS. Photo Credit: Paramus Catholic HS Alumni (Facebook)

PARAMUS, N.J. — Dyshawn Simpkins, formerly a football player at Paramus Catholic High School, and another man were killed in East Orange early Friday morning, reports.

Simpkins, 19 of Newark, was found unresponsive with gunshot wounds in a car just before 12:30 a.m., the article says.

His former coach, Dan DeCongilio, posted a tweet in his memory:

"My prayers and thoughts are with Dyshawn's family. You will be missed big guy. It was a blessing that our paths crossed in life."


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