Anthony Guzman death, obituary: 15 year old Newark Anthony Guzman death happened on Thursday, October 3, 2019.
Guzman died from a gunshot wound and police have arrested another 15-year-old for his death.
A GoFundMe page launched to help pay for Anthony Guzman funeral costs reads:
Anthony was our brother, son, friend, and more than all that Anthony was what embodies compassion.
His sudden passing was unfortunate and our family is at a loss. His family and best friends are devastated losing him.
His heart was as good as gold, he always went out of his way to help, and had a passion for small talk. We’ll always remember his silly, loving, funny remarks.
If if you knew him, you know these words aren’t enough to describe his memory.
Anthony Guzman death, obituary: How 15 year old Newark boy was killed
According to Newark police, they had responded to a report of a shooting at Braidburn Avenue and found Guzman with a gunshot wound. The young boy would later die at the hospital.
Newark police arrested another 15-year-old, one of Guzman’s friends, during the investigation.
On Sunday, October 6, 2019, Guzman’s family laid out a memorial for Anthony.