Police Seek Suspect in Ocean City Robbery Attempt

first_imgRobbery suspect shown in surveillance video from the Super Fresh grocery store in Ocean City on Friday, June 19.Investigators are looking for tips in a search for a suspect who tried to rob the Super Fresh pharmacy in Ocean City on Friday afternoon.Ocean City police responded to a call from Super Fresh (the grocery store between Eighth and Ninth streets on West Avenue) at 12:31 p.m. June 19 for a reported armed robbery.It was reported that the suspect shown in a photograph here allegedly told the employee working the pharmacy that he had a gun and demanded that they hand over prescription medications. When the employee was slow to respond, the suspect made a few more statements and then fled the store without receiving any medications.The suspect is described as a white male wearing a white Phillies cap, light blue shirt, dark shorts. He is approximately 5’10” tall, heavy-set and with brown eyes.The suspect is believed to have left the parking garage driving a dark-colored, 4-door, medium-size vehicle (see photo here).The investigation is being conducted by; The Cape May County Prosecutors Office and the Ocean City Police Department. Anyone with information should contact the Ocean City Police Department at (609) 399-9111.A suspect left the Super Fresh on Friday allegedly driving this car.last_img read more