Child Safe After Newark, NJ Carjacking Sparks Amber Alert

Child Reported Unharmed After Amber Alert Issued from Carjacking in Newark, NJ

October 31, 2023


Newark Public Safety Director Fritz Fragé reported today that the police responded to a carjacking incident on Wilson Avenue in Newark, New Jersey. The incident involved a vehicle that was stolen with a 3-year-old child left inside. At approximately 9:55 a.m., an Amber Alert was issued to notify the public about the abduction. Fortunately, at around 10:30 a.m., the police located the vehicle in Jersey City with the child inside, unharmed. The investigation into this incident is ongoing, and no further information is available at this time.

An Amber Alert was issued in Newark, New Jersey, for the abduction of 3-year-old Pedro Dasilva. The child was last seen wearing a red hooded sweatshirt and gray pants. The suspect, described as a black male, was wearing a black Northface jacket, black pants, and white sneakers. The suspect vehicle is a Silver Hynda Sonata with New Jersey registration number S27SLD. If anyone happens to see the vehicle, they are urged to notify the police immediately by calling 9-1-1.

Further updates will be provided as more information becomes available.

Live video feed from CBS New York’s helicopter above the scene shows that the police have located the suspect vehicle. A child matching the description provided in the Amber Alert was seen being placed in the back of an ambulance and transported to Jersey City Medical Center.

CBS News New York is currently providing live coverage of the scene.

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The investigation into the carjacking and child abduction in Newark, NJ, continues. The police have successfully located the stolen vehicle and ensured the safety of the child. As the investigation progresses, more details are expected to be released. The public is urged to stay vigilant and report any information that may help in the ongoing investigation.

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It is important for community members to come together during times like these and support the efforts of law enforcement in keeping our neighborhoods safe. The swift response from the police in locating the stolen vehicle and reuniting the child with their family is a testament to their dedication and professionalism.

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As the investigation unfolds, it is crucial for the public to remain alert and cooperative with law enforcement. Any information, no matter how insignificant it may seem, could be vital in solving this case. Together, we can ensure the safety and well-being of our community.

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Stay tuned for further updates on this developing story.

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