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Suspect Wanted for Stealing Catalytic Converters in Newark



Real estate

By: Richard L. Smith 

Police in Newark request the public’s help identifying a  suspect, who stole a catalytic converter from a victim’s vehicle on August 30, 2023 

According to Newark Police, the suspect, a Black male, was captured on surveillance video underneath the victim’s 2008 Jeep Liberty at approximately 10:15 a.m. in the 100 block of Kerrigan Blvd.

Described as having a dark complexion, police say the suspect was wearing a black mechanic’s jumpsuit and a black dreadlock stocking cap.  

Director Fragé urges anyone with information about the suspect to call the Police Division’s 24-hour Crime Stopper tip line at 1-877-NWK-TIPS (1-877-695-8477).