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Armed Suspect on Bike Wanted for Aggravated Assault Robbery in Newark


Police officials in Newark request the public’s assistance in identifying a male suspect who is wanted in connection with a robbery that occurred on Saturday, February 13. 


According to police, or it happened at approximately 1:48 a.m., a man in South Street near Broad Street was approached by a suspect on a bike who demanded his money at gunpoint.

Police say the suspect attacked the victim then fled, heading eastbound towards McCarter Highway.

According to police, the victim was transported to St. Michael’s Medical Center for treatment of non-life threatening injuries. 


While detectives investigating this incident are actively searching for this suspect, we seek the public’s help in quickly identifying him. 


Director Ambrose urges anyone with information about this suspect to call the Department'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.