Lakehurst Liquor Store Robbed – Suspect On The Run

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LAKEHURST – A guy walks into a liquor store and steals money from behind the counter. It sounds like the start a joke, but it’s a real theft that happened at Bailey’s Liquors in the borough.

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Lakehurst Police Chief Eric Higgins confirmed a theft at the liquor store this week. The suspect is described as a full-bearded heavy-set black male, 5’11”, who was wearing a gray shirt with blue sleeves, black pants, a blue winter hat.

He reportedly went behind the counter and took a box that contained about $700 and left the store.

Reports said he fled in a white Nissan Frontier.

Lakehurst Police are reviewing security camera footage and will release more information, as the investigation is ongoing.

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Anyone with information on this theft is asked to call the police department at 732-657-7812.