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UPDATE: Police Search for Suspects Wanted for Newark West Ward Motorcycle Carjacking


Police in Newark's West Ward are continuing to search for two suspects wanted for a carjacking that involved a motorcycle Thursday. 

Police said at approximately 2:20 a.m., on Thursday, July 21, Newark Police responded to the vicinity of Gladstone Avenue near Dassing Avenue on a call of a carjacking.

Upon arrival, police said they learned that two males exited a black 4-door van and both demanded a man's motorcycle at gunpoint.

According to Newark Police, one suspect sped away on the victim's motorcycle while the other entered the van, driven by another suspect.

Police said the suspects fled south on Gladstone Avenue.

This incident remains under investigation and no physical injuries were reported.