Frank Lee Jr.

Frank Lee, Jr., 26, of Bridgeton.

FAIRFIELD TOWNSHIP - Two suspects in an armed robbery June 25 were apprehended just days after the incident by state police. 

On June 29, Frank Lee Jr., 26, and a 17-year-old teen, both of Bridgeton, were arrested and charged with kidnapping, robbery, unlawful possession of a weapon and possession of a weapon for an unlawful purpose, police said.

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The two allegedly stole money and jewelry from a residents on State Highway 49 at about 2:08 p.m. on June 25. The two victims, a 68-year-old woman and 25-year-old male gave police descriptions of the suspects.

Lee was additionally charged with armed robbery, employing and employing a juvenile, police said. He is lodged in the Cumberland County  jail with bail set at $500,000 cash.

The 17-year-old was also charged with conspiracy, and was released to the custody of family.

A value was not reported on items stolen, but none have been recovered, police said.

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