Armed Robbery of East Orange Electronic Store Under Investigation; Employee Pistol Whipped

An armed robbery of an electronics store in East Orange is under investigation.

According to preliminary reports, shortly before 12:30 p.m., police were called to the 600 block of Main Street for an armed robbery in progress.

Units arriving at the scene located an employee who suffered a non-life threatening injury after being assaulted by two male suspects who entered the establishment armed with guns and announced a robbery reports said.

Police are looking for two black men who were wearing dark clothing when they were last seen running westbound on Williams Street towards Orange.

The incident remains under investigation by East Orange Police.