OCEAN TOWNSHIP:The following is a press release from the Ocean Township Police Department:
On Dec. 13 at approximately 8:30 p.m., officers responded to a residence on Spruce Avenue in response to a reported armed home invasion. When officers arrived at the residence, the two subjects had already fled the area.
An investigation revealed that two armed men entered a occupied, single family residence and pointed handguns at the residents. The two subjects took personal property from the residents during the robbery. No one was injured.
Suspect #1 was described as a black male in his mid twenties, 5'10" in height wearing a Champion brand hooded sweatshirt.
Suspect #2 was described as a black male, also in his mid twenties,. Approximately 6'03" in height and was wearing a dark colored hooded sweatshirt, dark pants, dark shoes and a black mask covering his face. Both men were armed with black handguns.
The Township of Ocean Police Department are asking anyone who may have information relating to the robbery to contact Detective Michael Legg at 732-531-1428, the Township of Ocean Police Tip Hotline 732-531-3323 or by emailing us at CrimeTips@oceantwp.org. Calls can be made anonymously and may be kept confidential.