Long Hill Twp. police seek armed convenience store robber

LONG HILL TOWNSHIP, NJ (Morris County) – Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp and the Long Hill Police Chief Michael Mazzeo confirm that on Saturday at about 8:20 p.m., an armed robbery occurred at the Country Farms convenience store, located at 87 Division Avenue in the Millington section of Long Hill Township.

The preliminary investigation has revealed that a white male entered the store, pointed a handgun towards the clerk, and demanded money.  The clerk turned over a sum of money and the suspect immediately fled on foot.  There were no injuries as a result of the incident, Knapp said.

The suspect, who remains at large, is described as a white male, approximately 5’9” tall, thin build, approximately 175 pounds, with some facial hair, and wearing camouflage style military clothing, Knapp said.

Anyone with information concerning this incident is asked to contact the Long Hill Township Police Department at 908-647-1800 ext. 0, or the Morris County Prosecutor’s Office Major Crimes Unit at 973-285-6226.

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By: Jay Edwards Follow on Twitter | Like on Facebook






(Photo Courtesy: Morris Count Prosecutors Office)