Talk about a tough way to start the week. A 7-11 in Egg Harbor Township was the site of an armed robbery on Monday during the early morning hours. Police there say a suspect brandished a handgun and took an undisclosed amount of cash. The suspect hit the employee at the store in the head with the gun. Syed Ahamed was transported the Egg Harbor Township Ambulance Squad to AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center City Campus for the treatment of facial/head injuries.
The suspect is described as a black male, 5’07” to 5’10” in height wearing blue jeans, a grey hooded sweatshirt and a black jacket. A perimeter was set up and a K-9 track was conducted but the suspect was not located.
Anyone having any information regarding this incident should contact the Egg Harbor Township Criminal Investigation Bureau at 926-4051.