East Orange Man Gets 12 Years in Federal Prison for Passaic Robbery

Robbery Lawyer in Passaic NJAn East Orange, New Jersey man is headed to prison for the armed robbery of a club in Passaic, NJ.

The suspect is a 30-year-old man from East Orange in Essex County, NJ. According to prosecutors, the suspect was one of several men who used firearms during the robbery of an employee at a club located in Passaic, New Jersey.

The robbers reportedly got away with around $26,000 in cash and then fled the scene in a getaway vehicle.

The East Orange, NJ suspect ultimately avoided trial in the case by reaching a deal with federal prosecutors and pleading guilty to criminal charges for conspiracy to commit robbery and unlawful possession of a weapon.

Now the East Orange suspect has been sentenced to hard time in a federal penitentiary for his role in the Passaic, NJ club robbery. The suspect recently appeared in US District Court in Newark and was formally sentenced to a term of incarceration of 12 years. Additionally, the suspect will be subject to supervised release conditions for a period of five years after he completes his prison term.

The other suspects in the robbery include a 32-year-old Irvington man and a 29-year-old South Orange man.

For more information about this case, read the NJ.com article, “Man Sentenced to More Than 12 Years in $26K Robbery of Club.”