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Driver Injured in Newark Carjacking


By: Tracie Carter

A driver suffered non-life threatening injuries as a result of a carjacking incident in Newark's North Ward Friday night. 

Police were called to the vicinity of 86 Bloomfield Avenue to investigate reports of a carjacking in progress around 10: 25 p.m. 

Units arrived at the location and found the injured driver, who reported that the suspect exited a white Honda Accord and their black Toyota Camry. 

The stolen vehicle had reported NJ license plate number "M84-RKT". 

Police believe the driver fled eastbound on Bloomfield Avenue.