Police arrest suspect in armed robbery at Eatontown pharmacy

Police in Eatontown have arrested a suspect in Tuesday evening's armed robbery of a pharmacy.



Police say 31-year-old Aaron Riley, of Eatontown, was in the process of robbing the AllTown Pharmacy on Wyckoff Road. Officials say when Riley heard police coming, he took off, firing a gun at the responding officers.



Police received information from the NYPD that Riley was in the city with a gunshot wound to his leg.



He was arrested and charged with two counts of attempted murder, armed robbery and various weapons offenses.


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