Monroe charged with robbery
A Monroe County man has been charged with robbery and related offenses following an incident that occurred about 6:54 a.m. on Monday, March 4.
State police at Fern Ridge said Charles Parisi, of Brodheadsville, entered the Gas & Go Minimart, located in Chestnuthill Township, and took two cartons of cigarettes. As he attempted to flee the store owner, Rajanikant Shah, of Stroudsburg, attempted to stop him. Shah was injured as he fell trying to keep from getting run over by Parisi's vehicle, a white Ford Mustang.
Troopers said on Tuesday Parisis turned himself in and charges were filed.