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Newark Police Seek the Public's Help in Identifying Auto Theft Suspect

By rlsmetro on

Newark Police officials request the public’s help in identifying a suspect in connection with an auto theft that occurred on Monday, September 6.

According to police, at approximately 8 p.m., a man misplaced his car keys inside Fatso Grocery Store, 266 Lyons Avenue, where a male suspect picked up the keys, left the store and took the victim’s vehicle a red 2013 Kia Optima.

Director O’Hara urges anyone who can identify this suspect to call the Police 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.

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