A man and a woman robbed the Get-N-Go on 16th Street with a gun early Saturday morning. Orange police report they ran off with an undetermined amount of cash. No one was injured.
The robbery was reported at 1:30 a.m. at the store, 2419 16th Street. Detective Captain Robert Enmon said the man was described as black, wearing a dark blue hoodie, black pants and white shoes. He held a handgun at the clerk and demanded money. The woman was described as black, wearing a red or brown hoodie with light-colored pants. She had on black shoes with white soles.
Anyone with information about the robbers or robbery should contact the Orange Police Department at 883-1095.
Several gunshots were fired at a house in Navy Park Saturday night. The man and woman inside were not injured.
Police went to the 400 block of Schley Stret at 10:15 p.m. after getting reports of the shots. Captain Enmon said the shots were intentionally fired, though the person who fired them is unknown. Detectives are investigating.
A flatscreen TV was stolen Friday from a house in the 3300 block of 20th Street. The resident called police about 3:30 p.m. when she returned to find a living room window open. The television was missing.
Another burglary was reported Saturday evening in the 1400 block of Burton Avenue. The residents returned to find the kitchen door open. A LePan computer notebook was stolen.
A 92-year-old man was taken by ambulance to a Beaumont hospital after he was knocked down by a van as a 91-year-old woman was backing up in the church parking lot. Police reported the man’s injuries as minor.
Orange police went to the St. Mary Church parking lot in the 900 block of Cherry Avenue at 5:30 p.m. Saturday. Police said a woman from West Orange was backing up a Chrysler Town and Country van as the man was walking in the lot. She was not given a citation because the accident was on private property.
Acadian Ambulance took Cecil Roland Sylvester of Orange to Baptist Hospital in Beaumont. l