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Search Underway for Suspects who Robbed Ocean County Gas Station

By rlsmetro on
Plumsted Township

Ocean County authorities are on the search for a suspect responsible for an armed robbery that occurred at a gas station in Plumsted Township on Monday night.

According to preliminary reports, police were called to the 410 Pinehurst Road after they received reports of a robbery at the Valero Gas Station just before 10:35 p.m.

Police officers arrived at the scene began a search for a black male suspect who reportedly displayed a weapon and demanded cash from an employee.

The suspect fled the scene in a grey vehicle after taking about $300 according to reports. Police say the suspect was last observed wearing blue jeans, dark hoodie and is approximately 6'2" tall.

There were no physical injuries reported.