CEO’s alleged secrets and panic may have led to shooting death in Branch Brook Park

DeFarra Gaymon was shot in Newark by police

DeFarra Gaymon was shot in Newark by policeNJ civil rights groups and victim’s family call for independent investigation.

The FBI may take interest in an Essex County shooting amid calls for an independent investigation from local civil rights groups and the dead man’s family. Atlanta businessman DeFarra “Dean” Gaymon, 48, was fatally shot in Branch Brook Park in Newark on July 16. There are conflicting accounts surrounding the shooting and the controversy is swirling.