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Active Search for Suspect who Stripped Wheels from Vehicle in Newark's East Ward


Police in Newark are on the search for the suspect who vandalized a vehicle in Newark's East Ward on Monday afternoon.

Residents return from work dialed 911 when they notice a vehicle stripped of its wheels in the vicinity of Pennington and Herman streets before 5 p.m.

Police arrived to find the vandalized vehicle then immediately launched the investigation.

Some residents told RLS Metro Breaking News that the vehicle was not there during the early morning hours or while they prepared to go to work and school.

It is not clear if the car belonged to a resident in the area at this time.