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8 August 2001

Bergen Record (New Jersey)

In an unusual move, authorities have charged two men with supplying an assault rifle used in a fatal shootout in Hackensack in March. With help from federal authorities, investigators from the Bergen County Prosecutor's Office tracked sales of the Bulgarian-made 7.62mm semiautomatic assault rifle from Virginia to Paterson, where 19-year-old Najee Brown and Rashawn Fowler, 21, of Passaic, allegedly bought it for $700 early this year. Brown later used the weapon to... (

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