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Newark Police Seek Public's Help Locating Driver of Eluding Vehicle Wanted for Questioning


Newark Police is requesting the public’s assistance in locating a driver wanted for questioning in connection with an eluding incident that occurred yesterday.

Police report that shortly after 11 p.m., officers patrolling the 200 block of West End Avenue conducted a motor vehicle stop of a driver with a non-working passenger-side tail light.

The driver initially pulled over but fled heading south on West End Avenue as officers approached.

Detectives investigating this incident are seeking to question the driver and are asking for the public’s help in quickly locating him as part of this investigation. The vehicle is described as a blue 2007 Jeep LCF.

Police in Newark urge anyone with information about the whereabouts of this driver 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**](

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