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Suspect, Person of Interest Sought in Connection with Newark ATM Cash Box Theft


Police seek the public’s help in identifying a male suspect and a person of interest wanted in connection with a theft that occurred last night.

According to authorities, shortly after 10 p.m., a man entered a store, located at 785 South Orange Avenue, opened the ATM, and removed the cash box.

Police say a second man, a person of interest, was also inside the store with the suspect.

Officials described the suspect as a light skinned male with a thin build. He has a low haircut, a goatee, a tattoo on his right bicep And was last seen wearing a light colored shirt.

While police are actively searching for the suspect and person of interest, they seek the public’s assistance in quickly locating and removing them from the streets.

Anyone with information about this incident or these suspects to call the Department's 24-hour Crime Stopper tip line at 1-877-NWK-TIPS (1-877-695-8477) or 1-877-NWK-GUNS ( 1-877-69 5-4867). All anonymous Crime Stopper tips are kept confidential and could result in a reward.