Police are looking for two people involved in a road rage robbery in East Windsor that started on Interstate 91 and ended at a gas station on Bridge Street on Saturday evening, police said.
Police say around 5:14 p.m. a man reported being cut off by another vehicle on Interstate 91. He followed the suspect vehicle into the Shell gas station on Bridge Street and snapped a photo of the vehicle and license plate.
A female passenger then exited the suspect vehicle, forcibly took the man’s phone, and ran into the gas station convenience store. The victim reported he went to get his phone back, a struggle ensued inside store. That's when he said the male driver exited the suspect vehicle threatened him with a pocket knife. The victim was able to retrieve his cellphone before the suspects fled.
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The gas station does have cameras both inside the store and outside, so there is surveillance video police can use in their ongoing investigation, a gas station employee said.
The suspect vehicle is described as a white Nissan Sentra. East Windsor police are investigating the incident as a robbery and working to locate the people in the suspect vehicle. Anyone with information should contact police at (860) 292-8240.
It's unknown whether the suspects knew the victim or what triggered the road rage incident.