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911 Calls Reveal Wife's Frantic Pleas in NJ Mall Carjacking

Jamie Schare Friedland can be heard screaming at a 911 dispatcher following the Dec. 15 shooting of her 30-year-old husband, Dustin

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    Calls made to 911 and police on the night a young lawyer was killed in a carjacking outside an upscale New Jersey mall reveal that it may have taken an ambulance 30 minutes to get to the victim, according to a published report. Brynn Gingras reports. (Published Monday, Jan 13, 2014)

    Calls made to 911 and police on the night a young lawyer was killed in a carjacking outside an upscale New Jersey mall reveal that it may have taken an ambulance 30 minutes to get to the victim, according to a published report.

    In the recordings obtained Monday by The Star-Ledger after multiple public records requests, Jamie Schare Friedland can be heard screaming at a 911 dispatcher following the Dec. 15 shooting of her 30-year-old husband, Dustin.

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    "Yes this is an emergency. I'm at the Short Hills mall parking lot. My husband has been shot," Friedland screams after a dispatcher answers her call. "We called an ambulance a half an hour ago -- where is it?"

    The phone call turned into a frantic exchange between the dispatcher and the woman, despite the dispatcher's statement that an ambulance had arrived.

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    "They're on their way," the dispatcher says.

    "When? When? When?" Friedland replies. "Give me a time!"

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    Millburn Police Chief Gregory Weber told the newspaper the ambulance arrived at the mall 18 minutes after the shooting, but had trouble getting to the scene because it couldn't fit below a low ceiling at the parking deck entrance.

    Eventually, emergency crews wheeled a stretcher up the entrance ramp to the level of the parking deck where Friedland was shot, Weber said.

    NJ Carjacking Victim Identified as Hoboken Lawyer

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    Family, friends and co-workers are mourning the death of Dustin Friedland, a Hoboken lawyer shot and killed in a carjacking outside a shopping mall Sunday. They say Friedland has a contagious smile, a bright future and dreams of being a dad. Jen Maxfield reports (Published Monday, Dec 16, 2013)

    Four men charged in the case have pleaded not guilty to felony murder and other charges. Prosecutors have not said who fired the fatal shot.