Man Wanted for Allegedly Attempting to Run Girlfriend Over with Car in Newark

Police in Newark are on the search for a suspect wanted for a domestic violence attack on a woman in Newark.

According to police, Mr. Edward McDowell, 34 of Newark, is wanted for possession of a weapon in the domestic violence-related incident that allegedly occurred on January 29.

Police said, shortly after 4:30 p.m., on January 31st, a 27-year-old victim responded to the 1st Precinct, where she reported that her ex-boyfriend, McDowell, repeatedly attempted to assault her with a car.

Although the victim was not injured in the alleged attack, police issued a warrant for McDowell's arrest.

These charges are merely accusations.

The suspect is presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.