Newark man arrested for having thousands of illegal fireworks

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Thursday, June 30, 2016

NEWARK, New Jersey (WABC) -- Police in Newark seized thousands of fireworks.

Acting on a tip, they say they found a man with more than 6,300 illegal fireworks he was selling out of the back of his car.

35-year-old Ahmad Harris of Newark was arrested at the scene.

Police in Newark are cracking down on fireworks ahead of the holiday weekend.