Budd Lake Man Charged with Armed Robbery at Red Carpet Inn

Red Carpet Inn, 1255 Route 10, Cedar Knolls

HANOVER — The Hanover Township Police Department has charged Jeremiah Forde, 39, Budd Lake, with one count of armed robbery.

This charge is the result of an armed robbery that occurred at the Red Carpet Inn on November 14, 2018, where the victim was beaten with an expandable baton and thrown through a sliding glass door resulting in significant injuries.

An amount of US currency was taken during the robbery.

Mr. Forde is currently lodged at the Morris County Correctional Facility on this and other unrelated charges.

Editor’s Note: An arrest or the signing of a criminal complaint is merely an accusation.  Despite this accusation, the defendants are presumed innocent unless and until he or she has been proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt in a court of law.