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Police Search for Man Wanted for Newark Shooting


Police in Newark seek the public’s help with identifying a male wanted in connection with a shooting on Sept 9, 2021. 

Officials said Newark Police responded to a call about the incident, which occurred around 6:20 p.m., in the 800 block of Broad Street.

When the officers arrived, the victim, who was lying on the ground at Broad Street and Branford Place, told them that he heard a gunshot and realized he had been struck in his foot. 

While detectives investigate this incident and seek the public’s help with identifying the suspect, Director O’Hara urges anyone with information to call the 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.