Newark Man Wanted for Robbing Ironbound Shoe Store

Police in Newar seeks the public’s help in identifying A man wanted in connection with a business robbery that occurred on Thursday morning.

According to police, at approximately 11:45 a.m., an unknown male entered a business in the 200 block of Ferry Street.

Police say the man grabbed a female employee and forced her to open the cash register where he then took several hundred dollars before running from the location.

Police described the suspect as a black male, 6’0” tall wearing a black jacket, dark jeans and a black beanie-style hat.

Director Ambrose is urging anyone with information about this suspect 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.

Ferry Street, Newark, NJ, 07105