Newark Auto Burglary Suspects Sought

Police are asking for the public's help in identifying suspects wanted in connection with an auto burglary that occurred August 31st.

Shortly before 1:15 p.m., a vehicle, parked in a lot at Central Avenue and South 8th Street, was broken into and cash and personal items were stolen. A male suspect was seen trying the doors of numerous vehicles to find one unlocked, while a female suspect served as a look out.

Police described the suspect as having long hair, wearing a hat, a gray shirt, and black shoes. The female suspect has a tattoo on her upper right arm and was wearing a dark blue and light blue backpack, and her hair in two pony tails.

While police are actively searching for these suspects, they seek the public’s assistance in quickly locating and removing them from the streets.

This investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information about either of these suspects 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.