Month: May 2019

Wilmington Man Arrested Following Dispute Involving a Firearm

On 05/16/19, at about 1800 hours, Newark Police were dispatched to an apartment in the 2400 block of Millstone Drive for a report of an argument involving a firearm.  Upon arrival, officers contacted Patrick Powell, 21, of Wilmington.  Powell was taken into custody immediately…

Weekly Crime Report – 05/23/19

The following are cases of interest handled by the Newark Police Department between May 13th and 19th, 2019: Burglary: Between 5/12 & 5/16 on Winslow Rd – Unknown suspect(s) broke a rear window and entered a residence.  Once inside, they removed various property from…

Penns Grove, NJ Man Arrested for Sexual Assault

On May 18, 2019, at about 0843 hours, a female came to Newark PD to report a sexual assault.  The victim reported that an acquaintance unlawfully entered her apartment on O’Daniel Ave and physically and sexually assaulted her.  The Criminal Investigations Division immediately began…