Traffic Alert – East Cleveland Avenue Closure

Due to fire department activity, East Cleveland Avenue is currently CLOSED between Capitol Trail and Winner Boulevard.  Use an alternate route and expect delays.

Update #2 – Occupied Residential Burglaries on East Park Place and South Chapel Street

The Newark Police Department continues to investigate the occupied residential burglaries involved in this case.

Clay TANNEN (photo below) turned himself in to the Newark Police Department on January 11, 2023. TANNEN was arraigned through Justice of the Peace Court # 2. TANNEN was committed to Howard R. Young Correctional Facility in lieu of $19001.00 secured bond. TANNEN’s charges are listed below:

Burglary 1st Degree – 2 counts

Burglary 2nd Degree

Theft under $1500 – 4 counts

Theft of a motor vehicle

Conspiracy 2nd Degree

Trespassing 3rd Degree

The vehicle that was stolen in this investigation has been recovered.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Det. P. Klein at (302) 366-7100 x. 3480 or pklein@newark.de.us.  Additional methods for providing information to Newark Police can be found on our tips page, where reward information may also be available.

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