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Vehicle Stolen from Scotch Plains Spotted in Newark

Newark Scotch Plains

A vehicle reportedly taken from a Scotch Plains neighborhood was spotted in a Newark South Ward community Saturday afternoon.

According to reports, police observed a gray 4-door Jeep Cherokee in the vicinity Elizabeth Avenue and Concord Street at around 1:50 p.m. and attempted to pull it over when a check of the vehicle's registration indicated that it was stolen from Scotch Plains.

The vehicle reportedly sped away and was last seen heading towards Clinton Avenue.

Police are continuing to investigate.