Skip to main content

Man Wanted for Breaking Into Wendy’s Restaurant in Newark


Police in Newark requests the public’s help in identifying a male suspect who is wanted in connection with a restaurant burglary that occurred today.

According to police, at approximately 5:45 a.m., the suspect broke into the Wendy’s restaurant at 339 West Market Street and stole food and other miscellaneous inventory.

While detectives investigating this incident are actively searching for this suspect, we seek the public’s help in quickly identifying him as part of this investigation.

He is described as approximately 6-ft. tall with a medium build.

Police say he wore a light-colored hooded sweatshirt, light-colored pants and light-colored shoes.

Director Ambrose urges anyone with information about this suspect to call the Newark Police Division’s 24-hour Crime Stopper tip line at 1-877-NWK-TIPS (1-877-695-8477).

All anonymous Crime Stopper tips are kept confidential and could result in a reward.