Armed Robbery at East Hanover Exxon


EAST HANOVER — East Hanover Police Department was dispatched to the Exxon, 349 Route 10 just before 12:30 a.m. on reports of an armed robbery. A black handgun was shown and the suspect is believed to be a male around 5’10’ wearing a black ski mask, gray hoodie and black gym pants with checkers down the side and black sneakers.

The Morris County Sheriff’s Department responded to the scene with a K9 but was unable to track the suspect.

Additional reports, about an hour later a hold up alarm was received by 7-Eleven, 115 South Salem Street, Randolph, approximately ten miles away. Randolph Police arrived and confirmed a robbery took place with the description matching the East Hanover robbery.

No injuries were reported in either incident, and the suspect is still at large.

Anyone with Information should contact the East Hanover Police Department at (973) 887-0432, Randolph Police Department at  (973) 989-7010 or the Morris County Prosecutor’s Office at (973) 285-6200.

When additional details become available Morris Focus will update this article.

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Publisher of Parsippany Focus since 1989 and Morris Focus since January 1, 2019, both covering a wide range of events. Mr. Cahill serves as the Executive Board Member of the Parsippany Area Chamber of Commerce, Lt. Governor Division 9 Kiwanis Club of NJ, and Chairman of Parsippany-Troy Hills Economic Development Advisory Board.


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