Essex County News

Nutley Dunkin Donuts Robbed at Gunpoint

2922ddefb113dfb3a2fe_Dunkin_Donuts_Logo_America_Runs.jpg
2922ddefb113dfb3a2fe_Dunkin_Donuts_Logo_America_Runs.jpg

NUTLEY, NJ - Nutley Police report that the Dunkin Donuts at 27 Park Avenue at River Road was robbed at gunpoint on the evening of January 23. 

According to the police, the employees reported that two masked men entered the location, one holding a gun. A customer was order to the corner while one of the intruders jumped over the counter and emptied the registers. 

The suspects are described as black males, one wearing all grey with black wool cap, the other slightly taller, wearing brown leather jacket with hoodie, and blue jeans.

Sign Up for E-News

Police Director Alphonse Petracco said the employees complied as they should and were not injured.

Chief Thomas Strumolo said that they fled by foot south on River Road. He stated that armed robberies are rare in Nutley, and are taken very seriously. The Nutley Police Department is investigating the incident and detectives are following all leads.

Police ask that anyone with information contact Nutley PD 973-284-4940 or Text CRIMES and start your anonymous message with NPDTIP---Or log into www.tipsoft.com submit a tip to Nutley Police

TAP Into Another Town's News:

You May Also Be Interested In

Sign Up for E-News

Verona/Cedar Grove

Montclair Township Animal Shelter Reopens

June 17, 2018

MONTCLAIR, NJ - After a fire swept through the dog run of the Montclair Township Animal Shelter nearly two years ago, Montclair officials commemorated a reopening of the facility with a ribbon-cutting ceremony.

On Wednesday, the Township of Montclair, Friends of the Township of Montclair Animal Shelter and employees, welcomed the public to the ribbon cutting ceremony. The re-opening ...

Cedar Grove Police Blotter

June 18, 2018

On June 14, 2018 at 12:13 a.m., Ptl. Nicole Witel stopped a vehicle after a random license plate check revealed that the registration was suspended. A subsequent investigation led to the arrest of a 23 year old male driver from Montclair for driving while suspended. He was processed and released with a summons to appear in municipal court.

On June 16, 2018 at 7:00 a.m., Ptl. Raymond Cassella ...

Male Body Found Saturday Morning Under Belmar Boardwalk

June 18, 2018

BELMAR, NJ — A male body was found this morning under the Belmar boardwalk at Ninth Avenue, according to reports.

While the Monmouth County Medical Examiner's Office was at the scene on Ocean Avenue at about 8:15 a.m. on June 16, a spokesman for the Monmouth County Prosecutor's Office referred all questions to the Belmar Police Department. 

Belmar police have not yet ...

Carnival Letter to the Editor

June 6, 2018

The 2018 St. Catherine of Siena Carnival was once again a great success thanks to another tremendous turnout.

On behalf of the SCS Carnival Committee, we would like to thank the entire community for supporting this event. It was a pleasure to see so many Carnival revelers having fun with family and friends.

We especially want to thank the Township of Cedar Grove, including the Clerk’s ...

Upcoming Events

Tue, June 19, 7:00 PM

Clifton Public Library, Clifton

Bariatric Seminar-Weight Loss That Works

Health & Wellness

Tue, June 19, 7:00 PM

Clifton Public Library, Clifton

Bariatric Seminar-Weight Loss That Works

Health & Wellness

Wed, June 20, 7:00 PM

Hospital Conference Room 2 (Ground Floor), Glen Ridge

Becoming a Parent

Health & Wellness

Cedar Grove Chamber of Commerce Awards Scholarships

June 13, 2018

CEDAR GROVE, NJ  - The Cedar Grove Chamber of Commerce Foundation was pleased to award three $1,500 scholarships to those students that have demonstrated achievement in the areas of arts, academics, business, media or vocational education.  They were awarded on Tuesday night in the Cedar Grove HS auditorium to Alisa Patel, Ava Fernandez, and Dylan Giacobbe.  Congratulations to ...