Suspect Wanted for Armed Robbery of Medicine Delivery Man

Police in Newark requests the public’s help in identifying a male suspect wanted for an armed robbery that occurred on Tuesday, August 27.

Police say shortly after 9:25 p.m., a male approached a pharmaceutical employee who was delivering medications to 65 Jay Street.

The suspect demanded the victim’s medications at gunpoint and fled, carrying a large blue bag of various medicines according to police.

While police are actively searching for this suspect, they seek the public’s assistance in quickly identifying him as part of this investigation.

Director Ambrose is urging anyone with information about this suspect 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 (1-877-695-4867).

All anonymous Crime Stopper tips are kept confidential and could result in a reward.