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Arrest Made in North Bergen Attempted Armed Carjacking

North Bergen

Police took a suspect into custody and charged him with an attempted carjacking in North Bergen on Wednesday morning. 

Officers responded to reports of a carjacking in progress near 6804 Smith Avenue before 12:30 a.m., according to a preliminary investigation. 

Upon arrival, police found the victim who described a suspect who approached with a knife and reportedly attempted to take their vehicle. 

Officers canvassing the community located a person fitting the description then placed them under arrest after an investigation. 

The incident remains under investigation by North Bergen Police.