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Elizabeth Man Wanted for Burglarizing Hair Salon


Newark Police are reporting that a warrant has been issued for the arrest of Mr. Gary Wilson, 32, of Elizabeth, for a business burglary that occurred during the weekend of Saturday, May 11th.

According to reports, the owner of Ben and San African Hair Braiding, located at 423 Central Avenue, closed the business at approximately 7:50 p.m. on Saturday, returning on Monday, May 13th to find that the establishment had been burglarized.

An unknown male entered the business and stole inventory and supplies.

Officials say that detectives investigating this incident developed sufficient evidence to identify Gary Wilson as a suspect and secured a warrant for his arrest. While police are actively searching for Wilson, we seek the public’s help in quickly identifying him.

Police urge anyone with information about the whereabouts of Gary Wilson 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.