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Clifton Armed Robbery Under Investigation


Clifton Police are investigating an overnight commercial armed robbery at a gas station. 

Police were dispatched to 398 Lakeview Avenue to investigate reports of an armed robbery in progress around 10:45 p.m. 

Upon arrival, officers were alerted by employees that two black male suspects had pulled up in a vehicle and demanded cash at gunpoint. 

The suspect took an unknown amount of proceeds before speeding away from the scene towards Paterson. 

Police believe the assailants are occupying a silver 2008 Mercedes Benz S550 with a reported NJ license plate number "J29-LWT". 

There were no physical injuries reported.