Police: Woman accused of pulling all-nighter to steal over $1,000 from Newark bar
A woman is accused of pulling an all-nighter while sleeping at a bar in Newark on Saturday and stealing $1,052.
Police are asking for help identifying the woman who they say is wanted for the alleged burglary. She is described as a Black woman with a medium build. Police say she was wearing blue jeans and a white T-shirt with MTV logos.
Police say they believe the woman slept inside the bathroom of the Paraiso Bar on Orange Street before stealing from the register. They say the woman also removed between $200 to $300 from the bar’s lottery ticket machine before fleeing the bar through the basement at between 8 and 9 a.m.
Anyone with information should call the police division’s 24-hour Crime Stopper tip line at 1-877-NWK-TIPS (1-877-695-8477). Anonymous tips may also be made using the Police Division’s website at newarkpublicsafety.org.