An Essex County jury on Wednesday convicted an Irvington man of a carjacking in the township earlier this year.
Judson Porter, 22, was found guilty of first degree carjacking, robbery, weapons offenses and other counts in the Jan. 27 incident, acting Essex County Prosecutor Robert D. Laurino said.
Porter ordered two people out of a parked Nissan Murano and stole their cellphones, money and car keys, according to prosecutors. The masked assailant fled to Newark with the Nissan.
The stolen car was found abandoned about 10 minutes later. Police arrested Porter when officers saw him walking toward the vehicle about two hours later, …read more
Source: NJ.com Essex