Cranston Police asking for assistance in locating a robbery suspect

By Josh Faiola

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CRANSTON, RI (WLNE) – Cranston Police are currently looking for a suspect linked with a robbery that happened on April 5th. 

According to the police, a male walked into the Dollar General on Broad Street at 11:30 p.m where he “attempted” to make a purchase.

Police say when the cashier opened the register, the suspect took $300.00 from the draw and fled on foot towards Providence. 

The department is urging anybody who may have any information about the suspect to call the Criminal Investigations Unit or use the smartphone app, tipsoft.com. 

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