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Robbery of Newark Ironbound Business Under Investigation


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By: Tracie Carter   

Police in Newark's East Ward are investigating a reported robbery that took place at a business Saturday night. 

A preliminary investigation revealed that the incident happened just before 11 p.m. at 273 Lafayette Street, the Cloud Depot Vape and Smoke Shop. 

Police arrived at the scene and began a search for suspects, only described as two males and a female who reportedly produced a weapon and took an undetermined amount of proceeds before fleeing the scene. 

Authorities reported no physical injuries and the investigation remains active and ongoing. 

The suspects remain at large.