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Phillipsburg man sentenced to 10 years in prison for 2 armed robberies

FLEMINGTON, NJ (Hunterdon County) – A Warren County man has been sentenced to prison for his role in two armed robberies, according to Hunterdon County Acting Prosecutor Michael Williams.

Brett M. Johnson, 29, was sentenced on Dec. 13 to ten years in state prison, Williams said.

Johnson was arrested on June 7, after an investigation by the New Jersey State Police, Perryville Station, and the Hunterdon County Prosecutor’s Office when it was discovered that he had engaged in two armed robberies in Bloomsbury Boro, Hunterdon County, and Harmony Township, Warren County, Williams said.

Johnson was indicted by a Hunterdon County Grand Jury on June 7 and pled guilty on Oct. 25 to two first-degree armed robbery charges, Williams said.

Jay Edwards

Born and raised in Northwest NJ, Jay has a degree in Communications and has had a life-long interest in local radio and various styles of music. Jay has held numerous jobs over the years such as stunt car driver, bartender, voice-over artist, traffic reporter (award winning), NY Yankee maintenance crewmember and peanut farm worker. His hobbies include mountain climbing, snowmobiling, cooking, performing stand-up comedy and he is an avid squirrel watcher. Jay has been a guest on America’s Morning Headquarters,program on The Weather Channel, and was interviewed by Sam Champion.

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