Police: 3 suspects assault teen in Morris Plains

Police say three suspects attacked a teenager in the parking lot of a Stop & Shop supermarket in Morris Plains. The incident occurred Monday near

Police say three suspects attacked a teenager in the parking lot of a Stop & Shop supermarket in Morris Plains.

Police say three suspects attacked a teenager in the parking lot of a Stop & Shop supermarket in Morris Plains. (11/5/15)

MORRIS PLAINS - Police say three suspects attacked a teenager in the parking lot of a Stop & Shop supermarket in Morris Plains.

The incident occurred Monday near routes 10 and 202.

A passerby tried to help the 17-year-old supermarket employee being attacked, but authorities say one of the assailants pulled a gun and ran away.

The three suspects jumped into a black Dodge Charger, which was rented out of Newark Liberty International Airport.

Anyone with information on the attack is asked to call police.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

News 12 New Jersey was on Lloyd Road 1 Powerful storm leaves behind damage across NJ
On The Road: Point Pleasant Beach preview 2 On The Road: Point Pleasant Beach preview
It's unclear how many roosters were discovered and 3 Officials seize birds from Newark business in late-night raid
VIDEO: News conference on Chatham helicopter crash 4 VIDEO: News conference on Chatham helicopter crash
Fire crews battled a large brush fire in 5 Crews battle brush fire in Keyport

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

It's good to know you have Walt Kane Kane in Your Corner

It's good to know you have Walt Kane in your corner.

News 12 takes a look at the hottest Tech Check

Eric Landskroner has a look at the latest gadgets and biggest stories in tech.

News 12 On the Scene

Check out these exclusive videos from New Jersey celebs!

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE