Half Staff Flag Alert | New Jersey | February 8, 2023

Eunice Dwumfour, a Republican member of the Sayreville Borough Council, died Wednesday night after she was shot while sitting in her SUV. Friends and colleagues described a woman who dedicated her life to others as the pastor of her Newark church and a public servant.

Governor Murphy signed Executive Order No. 314, ordering the flag of the United States of America and the flag of New Jersey shall be flown at half-staff at all State departments, offices, agencies, and instrumentalities during appropriate hours on Wednesday, February 8, 2023 in recognition and mourning of Councilwoman Eunice Dwumfour.