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Police in Newark Search for Missing 15-Year-Old Boy


Newark Police officials request the public’s help with locating Semaj Johnson, 15, of Newark, who was reported missing on August 15. 

According to police, Johnson was last seen in the 20 block of Grumman Avenue wearing a black sweatshirt with a hood, blue jeans and white Jordan sneakers. 

Police said that he is 5’5” and 120 pounds with brown eyes, black hair and a medium brown complexion. 

Newark Police officials urge anyone with information about Semaj’s whereabouts 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: