Police said a car stolen at gunpoint from an outlet mall in Elizabeth Sunday afternoon was recovered in Newark, with two female suspects sitting inside it.

A white Honda Accord was stolen just before 2:30 p.m. outside the Mills at Jersey Gardens, by two armed suspects who were followed by a blue Honda Accord with damage to the door, according to Elizabeth officials.

At 4:55 p.m., Newark police carried out a motor vehicle stop at the 600 block of Clinton Avenue of the same vehicle reported as carjacked, according to Newark Public Safety Director Brian O’Hara.

A stretch of Clinton Avenue in Newark (Google Maps)
A stretch of Clinton Avenue in Newark (Google Maps)
loading...

Two female suspects inside the car were arrested, O'Hara said.

No further information was available as of Sunday evening.

Erin Vogt is a reporter and anchor for New Jersey 101.5. You can reach her at erin.vogt@townsquaremedia.com

Click here to contact an editor about feedback or a correction for this story.

The 10 Most Stolen Vehicles In New Jersey

2021 NJ property taxes: See how your town compares

Find your municipality in this alphabetical list to see how its average property tax bill for 2021 compares to others. You can also see how much the average bill changed from 2020. For an interactive map version, click here. And for the full analysis by New Jersey 101.5, read this story.

LOOK: Food history from the year you were born

From product innovations to major recalls, Stacker researched what happened in food history every year since 1921, according to news and government sources.
 

New Jersey's smallest towns by population

New Jersey's least populated municipalities, according to the 2020 Census. This list excludes Pine Valley, which would have been the third-smallest with 21 residents but voted to merge into Pine Hill at the start of 2022.

How to get from Monmouth/Ocean to the Holland Tunnel without paying tolls

Sometimes even your GPS doesn't know the back way to certain places.