BRIDGETON — Police are searching for three men suspected in a Sunday evening armed robbery at a convenience store.

At 10:30 p.m., officers responded to the 7-Eleven in the 200 block of West Broad Street for a report of an armed robbery, police said in a news release.

Police did not identify the victim, who told officers he was standing behind the counter when three Black men came in the store, according to the release. One of the men approached him, pointing a chrome-colored revolver, and demanded money.

The two other men grabbed another store employee and brought him behind the counter, also demanding money, police said. One of the men was pointing a black handgun at him.


The two employees handed over $250 and the three men left the store, one of them pointing a firearm at them as they left, according to the release.

No injuries were reported, police said.

Police described one man as wearing a black puffy jacket with a green hood, black jeans with a silver stripe down the side, black Nike Air Force 1 sneakers and a black mask. Another was described as wearing a blue sweater with a Nike pattern, red mask and black pants. The third was described as wearing a blue T-shirt, black pants with a white stripe down the side, black/white sneakers and a black mask.

Officials urged anyone with information to call Detective Mark Yoshioka at 856-451-0033, ext. 110, or text tip411. All information is confidential.

Contact: 609-272-7241

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