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Newark Police Issue Warrant for Car Theft Suspect

By kbm0423 on

Newark Police reports that a warrant has been issued for the arrest of Gustavo Rosa, 37, who is being sought on a charge of receiving stolen property in an incident that occurred on Friday, September 11.

According to police, at approximately 5:30 p.m., the victim exited his vehicle at 1040 Broad Street to visit an ATM. An unknown man entered the vehicle, a silver, 2011 Chevrolet Tahoe, and drove away with it.

Detectives investigating this incident have identified Gustavo Rosa, also known as “Brazil”, as a suspect in this incident. While police are actively searching for Rosa, police request the public’s help in quickly locating him as part of their investigation.

Newark Police urge anyone with information about the whereabouts of Gustavo “Brazil” Rosa, to call the Department's 24-hour Crime Stopper tip line at 1-877-NWK-TIPS (1-877-695-8477).

Anonymous tips may also be made using the Police Division’s website at

All anonymous Crime Stopper tips are kept confidential and could result in a reward.