New Bedford Police search for Armed Robbery suspect

Javante Antone

By Stephanie Vargas

New Bedford Police are searching for a suspect who is allegedly responsible for an armed robbery that happened at a Deli early Thursday morning.

Police are searching for Javante Antone, 18, of New Bedford who was last seen fleeing on foot on Summer Street after he allegedly entered the Royal 7 Food and Deli at 606 Summer Street on May 28th at 11:15 a.m. armed with a knife. He did not leave with any money.

Antone is wanted for one count of Attempted Armed Robbery.

He was described to be a white male with curly hair at the time of the robbery who was wearing black and a mask.

Police are asking anyone with information to contact New Bedford Detectives at 508-991-6300 x. 320.

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