ALERT: Public Assistance Sought in Locating Car Stolen in Newark's South Ward

The owner of a vehicle needs your assistance in locating a car that was stolen from a neighborhood in Newark's South Ward during the overnight hours.

Police officials have been made aware and took a report for a blue 2006 Chevy Impala with a reported NJ license plate number "M20-JWP" taken in the area of South 19th Street and Avon Avenue around 11:20 p.m.

The car belongs to a mother of several children and is her only means of transportation. According to the report, keys were NOT left in the car during the theft.

If you see this car in your neighborhood, please contact Newark police at 973-733-6000.

NOTE: The photo of the car is an example of what it looks like and not the actual vehicle.

Thank You, NJ.