Release* Date: September 25, 2013
County Prosecutor’s Office
*News Release* Date: September 25, 2013
Reward offered in gas station robberies
The robberies occurred on September 21, 2013 at the BP
gas station on Route 27 at Finnegans Lane in North Brunswick; September 18,
2013 at the Fuel One South on Route 1 in Edison; September 16, 2013 at the
Valero gas station on Route 1 south in South Brunswick, and September 15. 2013
at the Exxon station on Route 18 south at
each of the robberies, station employees were threatened with shotguns and
robbed at gunpoint. Two employees were assaulted in the North Brunswick
robbery, and one employee was injured in the
Each of the robberies occurred in the early-morning hours and in two of the robberies, the suspects were seen fleeing in a dark-color minivan.
Crime Stoppers of Middlesex County Inc. is offering cash rewards to anyone who wants to provide information anonymously.
The phone number is: 1-800-939-9600. The website is: middlesextips.com. Text messages may be sent to 274637 (CRIMES) with the keyword ‘’midtip’’ followed by a message.
Those who call will be given instructions on how to collect cash rewards by using a numerical code that will be recognized by a local bank, which will pay the rewards following approval by Crime Stoppers of Middlesex County Inc.
In addition, anyone with information is urged to call the police departments covering the municipalities in which the robberies occurred.
In North Brunswick, call Detective Mike Sauvigne of the North Brunswick Police Department at (732) 992-6150; In Edison, call Detective Sean Forker of the Edison Police Department at (732) 248-7531; In South Brunswick, contact the Sgt. John Penny of the South Brunswick Police Department Investigations Bureau at (732) 329-4000, extension 7470, and in East Brunswick, call Detective John Breen of the East Brunswick Police Department at (732) 390-6990.