Robbery at Joe Canal’s Discount Liquor Outlet

Joe Canal's Discount Liquor Outlet located at 799 Route 46 East

PARSIPPANY — The Parsippany Police Department’s Communication Center received a 911 call reporting a robbery that had just occurred at 799 Route 46 East, Joe Canal’s Discount Liquor Outlet on Sunday, November 27 at 4:47 p.m.

Multiple officers responded to the scene and spoke to the victim. They were advised by the victim that an unknown male entered the establishment and proceeded to the register where he passed the cashier a note demanding the money in the register.

After receiving the money the male fled the area on foot. Parsippany Police Department Detective Ted Anderson, Morris County Sheriff’s Department K9 and CIS units responded to the scene to assist in the investigation.

The surrounding area was check for the suspect, but he was not located. No weapons were displayed during the incident and no injuries were reported. The male is described as a white male, wearing a mask, dark sweatshirt, dark baseball cap, gloves, blue jeans, and a red undershirt.

This incident is still under investigation and anyone with information is asked to contact the Parsippany Investigative Division at (973) 263-4311.