Community Leader, Imam Hassan Sharif, Fatally Shot Outside Newark Mosque Amid Rising Tensions in U.S.

NEWARK, N.J. – A prominent figure in Newark, Imam Hassan Sharif, was tragically fatally shot outside the Masjid Muhammad-Newark mosque. The incident, which occurred on Jan. 3, resulted in the loss of a beloved community leader. Imam Sharif was known not only for his religious leadership, but also for his dedication to advocating for social justice and combating gun violence in Newark. His commitment to promoting unity in the community was admired by many. Sharif, …

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