Man threatens Newark restaurant employees with knife, accidentally stabs himself

A man at a Newark restaurant accidentally stabbed himself after threatening workers with a knife on Tuesday.

News 12 Staff

Sep 28, 2022, 11:02 AM

Updated 573 days ago

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A man at a Newark restaurant accidentally stabbed himself after threatening workers with a knife on Tuesday.
The incident took place at Sagres Bar and Grille at Prospect and Ferry streets.
Authorities say the man, who was screaming at workers, picked up a knife and began to make threats.
Before leaving, he attempted to stab the knife into the table and accidentally cut himself in the process.
The suspect is 6 foot 2 inches, about 180 pounds, and was seen wearing a dark blue long-sleeved shirt, shorts and a hat.
The police ask anyone with information to contact 1-877-NWK-TIPS.


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