Dover NJ police is investigating the violent robbery of a local man outside a park.
The theft incident happened a short time after 4:30 a.m. The victim, a 33-year-old man who lives in Dover, was walking near Crescent Field in Dover New Jersey when three men suddenly attacked him.
The victim said that the suspects punched him in the face, stole personal possessions, and then ran off.
By the time Dover NJ cops arrived at the scene, the suspects were long gone. Police canvassed the area in search of the suspects but could not find them.
The victim was not seriously hurt in the attack and did not require medical attention.
Dover NJ police detectives are actively investigating the robbery incident and attempting to determine the identities of the men responsible.
If the culprits are eventually identified and captured, they would probably face criminal charges for robbery and aggravated assault.
For more information about this case, read the NJ.com article, “Man Attacked by Trio and Robbed in Dover, Cops Say.”