Fall River police seek public’s help identifying armed robber

This is a photo from surveillance footage of the person who robbed the Farm Market in Fall River on Dec. 22, 2022. (Fall River Police Department)

FALL RIVER, Mass. (WLNE) — The Fall River Police Department is asking for the public’s help in an ongoing search for the suspect of an armed robbery.

On Dec. 22 around 9:30 p.m. a person in a black mask robbed the Farm Market Convenience Store on Durfee Street.

Sgt. Moses Pereira said the suspect entered the store, pointed a gun at the cashier demanding money from the cash register and fled the scene.

The clerk complied with the robber’s demands and was not injured.

According to Pereira, the suspect was last seen running through the Heritage Heights Housing Complex on Green Street.

Anyone with information regarding the suspect’s identity should contact the Major Crimes Division at (508) 324-2796.

Anonymous tips can also be left with Fall River police at (508) 672-8477.

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