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UPDATE: Search Underway for Violent Armed Robbery Suspects in Newark

By rlsmetro on

Police in Newark seeks the public's help with identify two armed suspects who are wanted for robbing a Delta Gas Station on December 24, 2020.

According to officials,  police responded to a call about a robbery in progress around 2:40 p.m. at the gas station located in the 100 block of Pennsylvania Avenue. 

When they arrived, the gas station attendant told officers that the gunmen robbed him of cash in his pocket and money from the gas station.

Both suspects fled on foot, running northbound on Pennsylvania Avenue. 

The first suspect is described as 6'1'' and 170 pounds. He has a light complexion and was wearing a black sweat shirt with a hood, a black ski mask, dark blue jeans and grey Nike sneakers.  

The second suspect is described as 5'7'' and 140 pounds. He was wearing a black jacket with a grey stripe on the arm, grey sweatpants and red and black sneakers.

While detectives investigating this incident are seeking the public’s help in quickly identifying these suspects, Director Ambrose urges anyone with information about them to call the Division's 24-hour Crime Stopper tip line at 1-877-NWK-TIPS (1-877-695-8477).