Three Suspects Sought for Separate Domestic Violence Incidents

Police in Newark requests the public’s help in locating Ms. Tiana Byrd, 24, and Ms. Danielle Pitts, 29, both of Irvington, and Mr. Omar H. Jackson, Jr., 33, of Newark, wanted for separate incidents of domestic violence.

According to police, Byrd and Pitts are each wanted on charges of Burglary, Aggravated Assault, Unlawful Possession of a Weapon, Possession of a Weapon for an Unlawful Purpose and Theft in an incident that occurred on Monday, April 29th.

Police say the South Ward apartment of a man known by one of the suspects was broken into and he was struck with a frying pan during an altercation with the two women.

The victim’s personal property was also stolen during the incident according to police.

Police described Byrd as 5’8” tall, 190 lbs. and has a light brown complexion, black hair and brown eyes.

Police say Byrd also has tattoos on both arms and on her chest.

Pitts is 5’9” tall,’190 lbs. and has a light brown complexion with black hair and brown eyes.

Accoridng to police, Jackson is being sought in a separate incident on a charge of Simple Assault in an incident that occurred on Sunday, April 21st where a woman he knows was assaulted following a quarrel in the South Ward.

Police say Jackson is described as 6’4” tall and 275 lbs. He has a medium brown complexion, black hair and brown eyes. Police say also has a scar on his upper left arm.

While police are actively searching for these suspects, we seek the public’s assistance in quickly locating and removing them from our streets.

These investigations are ongoing.

Director Ambrose is urging anyone with information about the whereabouts of any of 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 (1-877-695-4867). All anonymous Crime Stopper tips are kept confidential and could result in a reward