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Armed Robbery at Liberty State Park in Jersey City Under Investigation

By rlsmetro on
Jersey City

New Jersey State Parks Police, Jersey City and NJ Transit Police authorities joined forces to search for a suspect who robbed an individual at Liberty State Park on Monday night. 

A preliminary investigation indicated that at approximately 8:55 p.m., police were notified of an armed robbery in the national park's parking lot. 

State Park Police arrived at the scene and requested Jersey City Police to assist in searching for a black male who was observed wearing dark clothing when he produced a gun and demanded personal possession from the victim. 

According to reports, the suspect fled the scene immediately after the robbery. 

NJSP aviation was requested at the location to provide aerial coverage during the search. 

Authorities reported no serious injuries.