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Newark Police Seeks Help Identifying Aggravated Assault Suspect


By: Najla Alexander

Authorities in Newark seek the public's help in identifying the suspect in connection with an aggravated assault that occurred on Saturday, November 18.

Newark Public Safety Director Fritz G. Fragé said at around midnight, police responded to 7-Eleven, located in the 700 block of Broad Street, on a call of a man pointing a firearm at a worker following a verbal altercation.


According to officials, detectives investigating this incident identified the suspect as a Black male wearing a gray sweater and black jeans.

Director Fragé urges anyone with information regarding the identity of this susDivision'sll the Police Division's 24-hour Crime Stopper tip line at 1-877-NWK-TIPS (1-877-695-8477).