EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP - The Burger King, located at 6813 Tilton Road, was the site of a reported armed robbery Tuesdaty night, police said.
Police said an unknown assailant, reportedly with a handgun, approached the restaurant manager and two employees in the parking lot and demanded the restaurant’s cash proceeds for the evening.
The suspect was described as a dark-complexioned male in his 20’s. He was reportedly wearing a black sweatshirt or hoodie that was pulled up over the top of a baseball style cap for concealment. He fled, with an undisclosed amount of cash, on foot, down Hingston Avenue toward the area of Fire Road, police said.
The case is being investigated by Detectives Mark Wagner and Heather Stumpf. Anyone with information is asked to call the Egg Harbor Township Police Department’s Criminal Investigation Bureau at 609-926-4051 or contact Atlantic County Crime Stoppers at 652-1234, 800-658-8477(TIPS) or www.crimestoppersatlantic.com.
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