Police in Hamilton Township are asking for the public's help in finding a 19-year-old Mays Landing man wanted for robbery who is out on bail for a previous burglary.

Elijah Thomas of Mays Landing - Photo: Hamilton Township Police Department Press Release

Police say they responded to Hamilton News and Tobacco in the Festival Mall on the Black Horse Pike around 4AM on August 17th, where they found the front door of the business smashed and cash and property from inside the store were stolen.

Following an investigation, the suspect was identified as 19-year-old Elijah Thomas of Mays Landing. Thomas is currently wanted for the burglary to Hamilton News and Tobacco as well as multiple residential burglaries that occurred in Mays Landing in June and July. Thomas is currently out on bail from a previous incident that occurred at Acme in Mays Landing back in February in which he was charged with robbery, burglary, and additional related offenses.

Anyone with information on Thomas' whereabouts is asked to contact Hamilton Township Police at (609) 625-2700.

 

SOURCE: Hamilton Township Police Department Press Release