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Newark Memorial High School

Memorial service program for Justice Afoa. (Afoa  Family)

70 Years To Life Sentence In Murder Of Newark High Football Star

A reputed gang member was sentenced Thursday to 70 years to life in state prison for the fatal stabbing of a 17-year-old Newark high school student and football star Justice Afoa and attempting to murder his girlfriend and her unborn child.

06/28/2013

Osana Futi pictured with members of his football team. (Newark Memorial High School)

Teen Sentenced In Murder Of Newark High School Football Star

A 19-year-old Fremont man was sentenced Friday to 16 years to life in state prison for fatally stabbing 18-year-old Newark Memorial High School football star Osana Futi in April 2012 in what a prosecutor alleged was a gang-related incident.

05/31/2013

Anthony Bernal (Newark Police Dept.)

4th Person Arrested In 2010 Murder Of Newark High School Athlete

A fourth suspect has been arrested and charged in connection with the fatal stabbing of 17-year-old Newark high school student and football star Justice Afoa two years ago in what authorities said was an act of revenge.

12/21/2012

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3 Arrested In 2010 Stabbing Death Of Newark High School Student

Three people have been arrested in connection with the fatal stabbing of 17-year-old Newark high school student Justice Afoa two years ago, police said Wednesday.

12/12/2012

Osana Futi pictured with members of his football team. (Newark Memorial High School)

Fremont Man Facing Murder Charge In Football Star’s Death

An 18-year-old man is facing a murder charge in the fatal stabbing of a Newark high school football player during a weekend party.

05/02/2012

Osana Futi pictured with members of his football team. (Newark Memorial High School)

4 Arrested In Fatal Stabbing Of Student At Fremont House Party

Police have made four arrests in a fatal stabbing that occurred after a Fremont house party turned violent.

04/30/2012

(CBS)

High School Football Player Stabbed To Death In Newark

A 17-year-old star football player has been stabbed to death in Newark and the teen’s mother suspects the killing has something to do with a recent incident at a football team party.

KPIX 5–12/16/2010