Police Search For Armed Gas Station Robbery Suspect

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PLUMSTED – Police in Plumsted are searching for an armed robbery suspect who allegedly stole money from a gas station in the township on Monday night.

Ocean County Scanner News was the first to report the incident as soon as the 911 call came in.

The suspect is accused of holding up the Valero Gas Station located at 410 Pinehurst Road in Cream Ridge.

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Plumsted Police confirmed the incident to Jersey Shore Online. They say it happened in the 9 o’clock hour. Officers were dispatched around 9:43 p.m.

Police said the suspect is described as an African American male between 6 foot or 6 foot 2 inches tall with a medium build. The suspect was wearing a hooded sweatshirt and a camouflage jacket along with blue jeans. 

The suspect produced a black handgun and made away with proceeds totaling $325.00.

The suspect’s vehicle is described as a newer model Nissan Rogue, silver in color with unknown tags, it was last seen traveling south on Route 539.

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If anyone has any further information we ask you please contact Detective Anthony Ringle at 609-758-7077 ext. 203.