Cars Stolen with Keys in the Ignition in Newark, Maplewood Under Investigation

Essex County officials are Investigating two vehicle thefts in two municipalities that occurred Sunday.

According to police in Newark, they are looking for a black 2003 Acura TL with reported NJ plate U45-HMN that was stolen from the 200 block of Abinger Avenue.

Police in Maplewood said they were called to the 7-Eleven on Springfield Avenue shortly before 8 a.m. to investigate the theft of a 2016 Toyota Camry bearing NJ License plate C98- GRP.

According to officials, a young Hispanic male was seen jumping into the Toyota.

The incidents remain under investigation.