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COMMUNITY ALERT NEWARK NJ: 11-Year-Old Boy Missing in Newark


Authorities in Newark seek the public’s assistance in locating Jaylian A. Marsh, 11, of Newark, who was reported missing from the South Ward this morning.

Police said Jaylian is 4’11 tall and weighs about 85 lbs. and was last seen at 10:30 p.m. on Saturday.

Jaylian wore black Jordan sneakers and a light gray, thigh-length coat with beige fur around the rim of the hood.

According to police, a black 10-speed Roadmaster bike with neon orange stripes is also missing.

While police are actively searching for Jaylian, they seek the public’s assistance in quickly locating him and returning him to his family.

Director Ambrose is urging anyone with information about Jaylian A. Marsh to call the Department's 24-hour Crime Stopper tip line at 1-877-NWK-TIPS (1-877-695-8477) or the Newark Police Special Victims Unit at (973) 733-7273.