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Authorities Search for Suspect in Morris County Convenience Store Robbery

Long Hill

Authorities are trying to identify a man wanted in connection with an armed robbery at a local convenience store.

Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp and the Long Hill Township Police Chief Michael Mazzeo confirm that on Saturday, Feb. 25th at approximately 8:20pm, 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 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, according to authorities.

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.

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 973-285-6200.