Be on the lookout: ‘Armed and dangerous’ men robbed Rite Aid in Brick, cops say
BRICK TOWNSHIP — Officers are looking for three men who police say stole prescription drugs from a Rite Aid store on Monday night.
Three men, considered armed and dangerous, came into the store on Burnt Tavern Road on Monday night around 6 p.m., police said. One man with a silver and black handgun stayed at the front of the store and watched several customers and employees as the other two headed for the pharmacy, according to police.
The other two jumped the pharmacy counter and demanded several types of specific drugs, which were given to the pharmacists, police said. The men put the drugs in a backpack and ran out of the store toward Red Maple Drive, according to police, who also said the trio may have left the area on Route 70 in a black or blue SUV, possibly in a Toyota or Mazda.
One man is described as a black male, approximately 6 feet, weighing 170 to 190 pounds, 20 to 30 years of age with a full beard and mustache, police said. He was wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt, dark shorts and white sneakers and had a silver and black semi-automatic handgun, police said.
Another described as a black male, approximately 5 feet and 8 inches, weighing 150 to 170 pounds, 20 to 30 years of age, police said. He was wearing gray sweatpants, a black jacket, white sneakers, a white hat with a black Adidas symbol, and a dark colored backpack, police said. He had a black semi-automatic handgun, police said.
The third is described as a black male, approximately 5 feet and 9 inches, weighing 150 to 170 pounds, 20 to 30 years of age and clean shaven. Police said he was wearing a dark colored hooded sweatshirt, blue sweat pants with a double white stripe.
Brick Police ask anyone with information about this incident to call 732-262-1100.
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