BRIDGETON — Authorities are investigating an armed theft try that occurred in a metropolis alleyway Monday night time.
The sufferer advised police he was strolling down an alleyway within the space of Washington and North Pearl streets Monday at eight:eleven p.m. when one other man approached him from behind. The robber grabbed the person across the neck and demanded cash.
Whereas demanding cash, the robber additionally positioned a pointy object on the sufferer’s again, police stated. The robber spoke Spanish as he was demanding cash and rummaged by way of the sufferer’s pockets.
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The sufferer was capable of break from the robber’s maintain, run away and name Bridgeton Police Division. He was capable of flee earlier than the robber might take something or injure him.
Anybody with details about the theft is requested to contact Bridgeton Police Division by calling 856-451-third or by submitting info anonymously although the division’s Tip411 service.
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