A juvenile is facing multiple charges after police say he attempted to rob an off–duty officer with a knife.
It happened around 3:30 Monday morning in the area of the 3800 block of Arctic Avenue in Wildwood. Police say the suspect approached the victim and demanded cash while displaying a knife. The victim identified himself as an off–duty police officer, and the suspect fled the scene. He was located a few minutes later on the 3700 block of New Jersey Avenue and arrested by uniformed officers.
The suspect has been charged and is being held in the Bridgeton Juvenile Detention Center pending a court date.
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