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Commercial Burglary Suspect Wanted by Newark Police


The public's help is sought in locating a suspect wanted for a commercial burglary in Newark.

According to police, a warrant has been issued for the arrest of Mr. Dion K. Hardee, 40, of Newark, on a charge of burglary into a business and a theft that occurred on May, 30th.

Police say on the night of the burglary, the suspect was observed entering the business establishment and taking various checks before running from the scene.

Detectives investigating this incident have identified Hardee as the suspect in this incident and have secured a warrant for his arrest according to police.

Police say Grant is described as 6’1” tall and 180 lbs. and has a medium complexion, brown eyes and black hair.

This investigation is active and ongoing according to police.

Director Ambrose is urging anyone with information about the whereabouts of Dion K. Hardee to call the Department's 24-hour Crime Stopper tip line at 1-877-NWK-TIPS (1-877-695-8477) or 1-877-NWK-GUNS (1-877-695-4867).

All anonymous Crime Stopper tips are kept confidential and could result in a reward.