Police search for two men in armed robbery of Estrella bodega in Newark

Police in Newark are looking for two men connected with the armed robbery of a bodega near the intersection of South 17th Street and Springfield Avenue.

Police in Newark are looking for two men connected with the armed robbery of a bodega near the intersection of South 17th Street and Springfield Avenue. (8/7/13)

NEWARK - Police in Newark are looking for two men connected with the armed robbery of a bodega near the intersection of South 17th Street and Springfield Avenue.

A witness says two men wearing masks walked inside the Estrella bodega just after 11 a.m. Wednesday.

They ordered two customers to the ground and demanded money from the clerk.

A witness told News 12 New Jersey that the robbers stole a car from the scene, which was later recovered.

Police have not announced an arrest in the case.
 

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