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SEEN HIM? Newark Police Looking For Armed Robbery Suspect

Police in Newark are looking for this man, who is wanted for an armed holdup earlier this month.
Police in Newark are looking for this man, who is wanted for an armed holdup earlier this month. Photo Credit: Newark Police Department

Police in Newark are asking the public’s help identifying the person (pictured) who committed robbery in the city May 9.

Police said the victim was robbed at gunpoint around 3:45 p.m. in the 700 block of Clinton Avenue. The victim was sitting inside a parked work van when the suspect, a black male, pedaled up the van on a pink or red bike, pulled the gun and demanded cash.

The suspect is 5’8” with a slim build. He was wearing black pants and blue bubble jacket with a hood.

Anyone with information about this suspect is asked to call the department's 24-hour Crime Stopper tip line at 1-877-NWK-TIPS (1-877-695-8477) or 1-877-NWK-GUNS (1-877-695-4867). All anonymous Crime Stopper tips are kept confidential and could result in a reward.

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