By: Richard L. Smith
Newark detectives continue to search and request the public’s help in identifying a male suspect who is in connection with a carjacking that occurred on Sunday, January 1.
According to a statement released by Newark Police, Just after 7:05 p.m., a man sitting inside a parked vehicle at 18th Avenue and Alexander Street was approached by a male suspect wearing all black and a ski mask who pointed a handgun at him before stealing his car, a blue, 4-door Dodge Dart.
Police say the suspect fled in the victim’s vehicle, heading northbound on Alexander Street.
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