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Newark North Ward Gunpoint Carjacking Under Investigation


Police reported no physical injuries in an armed carjacking in Newark North Ward Wednesday night. 

It happened around 9:40 p.m in the 70's block of Woodside Avenue. 

Officers were dispatched to the scene after receiving reports of a carjacking in progress. 

Upon arrival, police began searching for a gray 2012 Toyota Camry with NY license plate numbers "KTZ-1040" 

According to the investigation, two black males approached the driver armed with a gun and demanded the vehicle. The assailants sped away from the scene immediately after the incident. 

They remain at large.