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Armed Carjacking Reported in Newark


Newark Police are investigating a reported carjacking in the city's western portion on Saturday morning. 

Preliminary information revealed that just before 1:25 a.m., police responded to reports of a carjacking in progress in the 700 block of South 20th Street. 

Officers arrived and found the victim, who stated that an armed suspect had produced a gun and taken their red Volkswagen Jetta.  

The vehicle has a reported  partial Florida license plate number "11KJM."

Police reported no physical injuries.