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Man Sought for Newark Burglary


Police in Newark seeks the public's assistance locating Mark Jackson, 47, of Avenel, who is wanted for a South Ward burglary that occurred in early March.

According to police, at approximately 5 p.m., police responded to a burglary call at a residence on Pennsylvania Avenue.

Police said a suspect had entered the home by damaging the door frames and locks.

Detectives developed evidence that Mark Jackson is a suspect in this burglary.

A warrant has been issued for his arrest.

Director Ambrose urges anyone with information about this suspect 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.