MONTVILLE, NJ - The Montville Township Police Department reported that a robbery took place in the Pine Brook section of town on Monday, Oct. 2.

Captain Andrew Caggiano said the police responded to the 7-11 located on Changebridge Road at 1:20 a.m. for a report of a robbery. 

"A male suspect entered the store and demanded that the clerk give him the money and the clerk complied," Caggiano said. "The suspect had his hand in his coat pocket pointing to an object that the clerk believed to be a handgun but no actual weapon was seen." 

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The suspect fled the store and was described as a male wearing black pants, green ski jacket, black ski mask and winter gloves, according to Caggiano.

The police are asking anyone with information or who witnessed this incident to call Montville Township's Detective Bureau at 973-257-4300.