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Short Hills Mall shooting victim identified: Dustin Friedland died in carjacking

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The victim of the Short Hills Mall shooting has been identified as Dustin Friedland. According to CBS New York on Dec. 16, authorities are still searching for two suspects and a $10,000 reward has been offered.

The Short Hills Mall shooting happened Sunday night as Dustin Friedland and his wife Jamie Schare Friedland were getting to their Range Rover after shopping. Jamie had just gotten into the car when the assailants confronted Dustin. He was shot in the head and Jamie was ordered out of the car at gunpoint. She was not injured.

The Range Rover was found Monday morning in Newark about 11 miles away from where the Short Hills Mall shooting took place. Surveillance video captured the Range Rover leaving with a Chevrolet Suburban just behind it. Authorities believe that the assailants arrived at the mall in the Suburban.

Few other details about the suspects in the Short Hills Mall shooting have been made available. Anybody with any information on the carjacking and shooting is encouraged to call the Essex County Prosecutor's Office Homicide/Major Crimes Task Force tips line at 1-877-847-7432.



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