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Newark Man Wanted for Attacking Restaurant Workers


Police in Newark requests the public’s help in identifying a male suspect in connection with an assault and incident of terroristic threats that occurred on Monday, October 19th.

Police say at approximately 9 p.m., Police responded to Bloomfield Avenue BBQ, located at 391 Bloomfield Avenue, on a call of an assault.

A patron quarreled with restaurant staff before throwing a metal object, injuring two workers.

The suspect also threatened the lives of workers then fled in a blue Honda Accord, headed west on Bloomfield Avenue.

Detectives investigating this incident seek the public’s help in quickly identifying this suspect as part of their investigation.

Director Ambrose urges anyone with information about this suspect to call the 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.