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UPDATE: Man Wanted For Shooting in Newark


A warrant has been issued for the arrest of Mr. Dyquan Miles, 21, in connection with a shooting that occurred on Thursday, December 10.

According to police, just before 8:25 p.m., police responded to the 400 block of University Avenue on a call of shots fired. Officers located a male who had been shot.  Police sad the victim was transported to University Hospital for treatment and is reportedly in stable condition.

Detectives investigating this incident identified Dyquan Miles as a suspect and obtained a warrant for his arrest. Police request the public’s help in quickly locating Miles as part of their investigation. He is described as 5’6” tall and 120 pounds. He has a light brown complexion, black hair and brown eyes. He is known to frequent the area of 440 Washington Street.

Director Ambrose urges anyone with information about the whereabouts of Dyquan Miles to call the Division's 24-hour Crime Stopper tip line at 1-877-NWK-TIPS (1-877-695-8477).  All anonymous Crime Stopper tips are kept confidential and could result in a reward.