Frum Man Attacked and Robbed at Monticello Shoprite


shoprite1The Sullivan County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an armed robbery early this morning at the Shoprite Plaza in Monticello.  Deputies were called to the Thompson Square Mall just after midnight. A frum man had just left Shoprite and was walking to his car in the parking lot when he told police he was accosted by two males who brandeshed a handgun. The victim said he fought off the attackers, who still managed to take off with his wallet.The suspects fled in a mid 1990’s blue pickup truck. No further description is available.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Sheriff’s Confidential Tips Line at 807-0158 or the Sheriff’s main telephone number at 794-7100.

{Record Online/Noam Newscenter}


  1. I don’t understand why he would fight two attackers with a gun. Rather foolish.

    B”H it turned out all right.