NEWARK, NJ - Newark Public Safety Director Anthony F. Ambrose reports that members of the Special Enforcement Bureau arrested Shyheim S. Clark, 19, of Orange, for a robbery that occurred on Friday, November 11, 2016. 

At approximately 4:30 p.m., police responded to Lisa Court and Lorretto Street on a robbery call. A female victim was robbed at gunpoint of her cash and personal items by a male suspect who she agreed to purchase a cell phone from. 

Detectives developed evidence that Shyheim S. Clark is a suspect in this armed robbery and a warrant for his arrest was issued. 

Sign Up for E-News

Clark was arrested yesterday without incident following a motor vehicle stop at Morris and 14th avenues. He is charged with Robbery, Unlawful Possession of a Weapon and Possession of a Weapon for an Unlawful Purpose. 

These charges are merely accusations. The suspect is presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.