Woman Wanted for Newark South Ward Stabbing

Police officials in Newark issued a warrant for the arrest of Ms. Quawannah S. Fate, 24, of Newark, who they say is wanted in connection with a stabbing that occurred on Sunday, March 3rd, 2019.

According to a statement released by Newark Police, at approximately 8:45 a.m., officers responded to a South Ward residence on a call of a stabbing.

Police said when officers arrived at that location they found a man stabbed following a quarrel with a woman that he knew.

EMS transported the unidentified victim to University Hospital for treatment where he was later released.

Detectives investigating this incident have identified Quawannah S. Fate as a suspect in this incident and have secured a warrant for her arrest on charges of Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon, Unlawful Possession of a Weapon and Possession of a Weapon for an Unlawful Purpose according to police officials.

Police described Fate as 5’9” tall, 210 lbs. and has a medium brown complexion, black hair and brown eyes.

Police say Fate also has a tattoo of a purple heart on the left ear.

While police are actively searching for Fate, we seek the public’s assistance in quickly locating and removing her from city streets.

Director Ambrose is urging anyone with information about the whereabouts of Quawannah S. Fate to call the Department's 24-hour Crime Stopper tip line at 1-877-NWK-TIPS (1-877-695-8477) or 1-877-NWK-GUNS (1-877-695-4867).

All anonymous Crime Stopper tips are kept confidential and could result in a reward.