Morristown police search for robbery suspect

MORRISTOWN (WATE) – The Morristown Police Department is asking for help to identify a suspect accused of robbing a woman in a convenience store parking lot Thursday afternoon.

Police say they were called to Food Mart on East Morris Boulevard across from College Square Mall for a strong-arm robbery. The victim said she was forcibly robbed of a bank deposit bag she was transporting for her employer.

The victim said the suspect was a black man around six feet tall wearing a black hoodie-style sweatshirt and gray sweatpants. It’s believed he ran east toward the railroad tracks.

Anyone with information is asked to call Det. Sgt. Gary Bean at (423) 585-4638 or the Morristown Police Department’s anonymous crime tip line at (423) 585-1833.

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