Mudiwa Benson

 

 

Age: 19

 

Summary: aspiring actress and dancer who was a former member of the Malcolm X Shabazz High School award-winning dance band that had performed in a number of local venues and theater productions, among many other performances across New Jersey as part of the Newark Public Schools district.

 

 

Cause of Death: Carbon monoxide poisoning due to power outage during Hurricane Sandy

 

Born: September 9, 1993

 

Died: October 31, 2012

 

Location: Newark, New Jersey