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DEVELOPING NEWARK NJ: Multiple Cars Found Stripped of Wheels in Newark


If you are out and around the city, you may want to just check on your vehicle before you sit down and eat supper as police are investigating a rash of vehicles vandalized where unidentified suspects made their way around sections of the city and stripped the wheels off vehicles.

The vehicle in the image was located in the vicinity Sherman Avenue and Branford Street this evening and police also checked the rear of a house in the 800 block of South 12th Street at around 6 p.m. stripped car.

According to reports, at least one other vehicle was found stripped and sitting on cinder blocks at a location in the city.

Police requested crime scene units to the scene and in an attempt to gather evidence that would possibly lead to a suspect/s responsible for these incidents.

The investigation remains active and ongoing.