Weekly Crime Report – April 3, 2019


  • March 26 in the 100-block of West Main Street – A black male wearing a light-colored jacket, black pants and light-colored shoes entered the store and left with a donation tip jar.  Anyone with information as to the identity of the suspect is asked to contact Officer Roberts at (302) 366-7100 x.3493 or jroberts@newark.de.us.

Thefts of Motor Vehicles:

  • March 25 – 26 at 60 North College Ave – A black Honda Ruckus scooter, PA 4DG81 was stolen between the listed dates.
  • March 27 – 28 at 250 South Main Street – A 2004 black Acura MDX, CT 413NGJ was taken from the parking garage.
  • March 28 -29 in the 100-block of East Park Place – A 2009 Honda NPS moped, DE MP1608, was taken from the residence.

There are no suspects or video available in any of these incidents.


  • March 28 at 1845 hours in the 100 block of East Chestnut Hill Road – A female victim was walking on East Chestnut Hill Road when a white male traveling in a blue Chevrolet pick-up truck with a black stripe shot her with an airsoft gun. The victim suffered a graze wound and was not injured.  Anyone with information about this incident should call Officer Faulk at (302) 366-7100 x. 3492 or dfaulk@newark.de.us.

See our tips page for methods of contacting Newark Police.  Possible reward information can also be found on the page.