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Police Chase Suspect Wanted for Armed Carjacking in Newark's North Ward

By rlsmetro on
Newark

Police in Newark are on the search for a suspect wanted for an armed carjacking in the city's North Ward Sunday night. 

Police say they attempted to pull over the driver of a vehicle reportedly carjacked in the area of Bloomfield and Clifton avenues when the driver bailed from the car near Summer and 2nd Avenue. 

According to police, they searched the neighborhood for a black male who was last seen wearing black all black and had a gun. 

Police set up a perimeter in the North Ward community and requested K-9 units to assist in their search for the suspect. It is not clear if the assailant was located. 

There were no injuries reported.