Report of Person Under Sidewalk Grate in Newark Unfounded: Police

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    Authorities in Newark say an earlier report of woman underneath a sidewalk grate appears to have been unfounded. 

    Emergency responders were called to 129-131 Market St. at about 5:15 p.m. after receiving a report of a woman trapped underneath a grate. 

    Rescuers searched underneath the grate and did not find anyone.

    Police are investigating the call. 

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