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ALERT: Police Search for Missing Newark Teen


By: Tracie Carter 

Police in Newark requests the public’s help with locating Zjamaal Boyd, 13, who was reported missing on January 26. 

According to police, Zjamaal, a habitual runaway, was last seen in the 200 block of South 10th Street.

Police say he was wearing a gray and black hoodie, blue jeans and black sneakers. 

Zjamaal, who frequents the area of 14th Avenue and 14th Street, is 5’3” inches tall and 130 pounds with brown eyes, black hair and a dark complexion.

Director Fragé urges anyone with information on Zjamaal’s whereabouts to call the Police 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.