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The following taken from the Star Ledger - (Morris County) - at


Armed robbers hold up Parsippany store, leave clerk tied up

by Lawrence Ragonese/The Star-Ledger

Friday January 16, 2009, 1:04 PM

Police are searching for two men who robbed the Game Stop store on Route 46 in Parsippany on Thursday night and left the clerk bound in a back stock room, authorities said.

The victim told police the robbers, both in their 20s, brandished a handgun when they entered the store. They stole $500 in cash and about $4,500 in merchandise before fleeing, police said.

One suspect was described as 6-feet tall with a medium build and wearing sweatpants, work boots and a dark green hooded three-quarters length coat.

The second suspect is believed to be about 5-foot, 10-inches tall, medium build with short dark colored facial hair and wearing a white baseball hat, sweatpants, work boots and a dark colored hooded three-quarters length coat.

Anyone with information regarding the incident should contact Parsippany Police at (973) 263-4300 or Morris County Sheriff's Crime Stoppers at (973) COP-CALL. Callers could receive up to $1,000 cash for information leading to an arrest or indictment, authorities said.


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