Warrant Issued For Arrest Of Newark Shooting Suspect, 21

Police in Newark have issued a warrant for the arrest of a 21-year-old man wanted in connection with a shooting last week.

Dyquan Miles
Dyquan Miles Photo Credit: Newark PD

Dyquan Miles is a suspect in the Dec. 10 incident on the 400 block of University Avenue, Newark Public Safety Director Anthony F. Ambrose said.

The 8:25 p.m. shooting sent one male to the hospital, who was treated and reportedly in stable condition.

Meanwhile, authorities are seeking the public's help finding Miles, who is described as being 5 feet 6 inches tall with a light brown complexion, black hair and brown eyes. 

He is known to frequent the area of 440 Washington St.

Ambrose urges anyone with information about the whereabouts of Dyquan Miles to call the Division's 24-hour Crime Stopper tip line at 1-877-NWK-TIPS (1-877-695-8477). All anonymous Crime Stopper tips are kept confidential and could result in a reward.

Anonymous tips may also be made using the Police Division’s website at: or through our Smartphone App available at iTunes and Google Play. Search Newark Police Division to download the App. 

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