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GALLOWAY TOWNSHIP — Police are searching for a man who robbed a gas attendant and beat him with a baseball bat Monday night at the Delta Gas Station on the White Horse Pike.

Police went to the gas station at 734 W. White Horse Pike at 9 p.m. after a report of an armed robbery. The attendant, Mizra Baig, told police he was approached by a man who hit him several times with a baseball bat and stole an undisclosed amount of cash from his pockets.

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Baig was taken to the AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center, Mainland Campus, with injuries not considered life-threatening.

The attacker is described as a white man between the ages of 35 and 40 with a long, dark beard.

Anyone with information about the incident can call Detective William Schroer at 609-652-3705 x387. Tips can also be sent in anonymously to Atlantic County Crime Stoppers at 609-652-1234.

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Contact: 609-272-7260

JDeRosier@pressofac.com

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I joined The Press in January 2016 after graduating from Penn State in December 2015. I was the sports editor for The Daily Collegian on campus which covered all 31 varsity sports and several club sports.

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