State Police Investigate Rite Aid Robbery in Newark

Jan 16, 2014 -- 1:39pm

Troopers are investigating a robbery of the Rite Aid pharmacy in Newark on Ogletown Stanton Road that occurred at 2:30 yesterday afternoon when a suspect entered the store and approached a 22-year-old female cashier. He presented a demand note, and the cashier turned over money from the cash register. The suspect took the money and fled.   No one was injured during robbery.

The suspect is described as Black male, 25-30 years old, approximately 5'10" tall, thin build, wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt.   If anyone has any information call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333.

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