Plainfield man accused of robbing Dunkin’ Donuts 1 day after prison release

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Authorities said Dante Hobson-Taylor, 22, was released on Tuesday and allegedly robbed a Dunkin' Donuts in Newark on Wednesday. Authorities said Dante Hobson-Taylor, 22, was released on Tuesday and allegedly robbed a Dunkin' Donuts in Newark on Wednesday.
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A Plainfield man is accused of robbing a Dunkin’ Donuts in Newark one day after he was released from the Essex County Jail, Newark Public Safety Director Anthony Ambrose said.

Authorities said Dante Hobson-Taylor, 22, was released on Tuesday and allegedly robbed the Dunkin’ Donuts in the 800 block of South Orange Avenue around 4:30 a.m. on Wednesday.

Hobson-Taylor fled on foot and is now wanted on robbery charges, police said.

Ambrose said anyone with information on Hobson-Taylor whereabouts is asked to contact the department's 24-hour Crime Stopper tip line at 1-877-695-8477 or 1-877-695-4867.  All anonymous Crime Stopper tips are kept confidential and could result in a reward.

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