COMMUNITY ALERT: Public’s Assistance Needed in Locating Missing 75-Year-Old Newark Man UPDATE: Found Safe 7-13-2018

Police officials in Newark seeks the public’s help in locating missing 75-year old Mr. Muhammad A. Shabazz of Newark.

Police say Mr. Shabazz, who suffers from Alzheimer’s disease and dementia, was last seen at 5:30 p.m. on Monday in the 400 block of South 17th Street.

Muhammad is described as 5’7” tall and 165 lbs. and has a bald head, brown eyes.

Police say he was last seen wearing blue jeans, a blue short-sleeve shirt with orange designs, black and white sneakers and a black baseball cap.

While police are actively searching for Mr. Shabazz, pictured below, we they the public’s help in quickly locating him so he can be returned to his family.

Director Ambrose urges anyone with information about the whereabouts of Muhammad A. Shabazz 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.