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Suspect Arrested for Possession of Weapon in Newark's South Ward

By rlsmetro on
Newark

One person was taken into custody after police found the suspect with a loaded weapon in is possession in Newark's South Ward Tuesday evening.

According to preliminary reports, police conducting an investigation near 27 Johnson Avenue found the suspect with a loaded weapon just before 7:30 p.m.

Police say the suspect was arrested and charged without further incident.

A crime scene unit was called to the sense to assist in the investigation and photograph the weapon according to reports.