NEWARK, NJ — An 81-Year-Old Newark man has been missing since Dec. 7, according to police, who are now requesting the public’s help in locating him. 
Segundo “Cuba” Aponte was last seen on Nov. 26, 2020,  and lives on South 18th Street. Described as 5-feet 8-inches tall, 175 pounds with dark brown skin, grey hair and brown eyes, Aponte is known to frequent the 100 block of Roseville Avenue. 
Police say he was last seen wearing an army jacket, gray dress pants and a brown scarf. Newark Public Safety Director Anthony Ambrose encourages anyone with information about Aponte to call the Division's 24-hour Crime Stopper tip line at 1-877-NWK-TIPS (1-877-695-8477).  All anonymous Crime Stopper tips are kept confidential and could result in a reward.
Anonymous tips may also be made using the Police Division’s website at: or through our Smartphone App available at iTunes and Google Play. Search Newark Police Division to download the App.