DEVELOPING NEWARK NJ: Suspect Carjacks Vehicle with Woman, Child Inside in Newark

There is an active search underway for the for a suspect who carjacked a vehicle that was occupied by a woman and a young child this evening.

According to preliminary reports, police were called to the area of Roseville and 2nd avenues at around 7 p.m. after they received reports of an armed carjacking in progress.

A male suspect approached the driver of a two-door black Honda and stole the vehicle that had a woman and a baby inside.

Police canvassing the area found the vehicle in the area of Roseville, and 4th avenues reports said.

East Orange Police contacted the Newark Police and advised them that the woman and her child were located in the teens block of South Munn at around 7:12 p.m.

There are no physical injuries reported at this time. No weapons were shown.

The mother and child has been united and are headed to the hospital for observations.


Roseville Avenue, Newark, NJ, 07107