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UPDATED: Essex Police Departments Alerted of Stolen Livingston School Bus with Potentially Dangerous Driver


By: Richard L. Smith 

UPDATE: 1:10 pm 

Press release from Chief Marshuetz

The Livingston Police Department, in conjunction with Federal, State, County and local law enforcement agencies, said they are pleased to announce an arrest was made in connection with the stolen Livingston school bus.

Police say a 22-year-old Saudi Arabian national was taken into custody in Pennsylvania without incident in the early morning hours of  Thursday.

He is being charged with Motor Vehicle Theft, Burglary, Theft of Moveable Property, Criminal Damage, and Criminal Trespass.

Police said there is no indication this actor conspired with others and it is believed he acted alone.

“While our investigation continues, we would like to reiterate there is no threat to the Livingston area,” police said. 

According to police, the bus has been located as well.