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Newark Man Wanted for Making Terroristic Threats


A warrant has been issued for the arrest of Mr. Roger Harris, 50, on charges of weapon possession and terrorist threats, in an incident that occurred on Wednesday, June 24.

Police said in a statement that at approximately 11:30 p.m., police responded to the Exxon gas station, located at 1 Elizabeth Avenue, on a call of a man with a handgun.

A male victim was threatened by the armed suspect, who fled in an older model silver Chevrolet Monte Carlo bearing a temporary New Jersey license plate.

Detectives investigating this incident have identified Harris as the suspect in this incident and obtained a warrant for his arrest. Harris is described as 6’3” tall and 230 lbs.

Police say he has a dark brown complexion, low-cut hair and brown eyes.