Pawtucket Police investigating armed robbery

By News Staff


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PAWTUCKET, R.I. (WLNE) – Police are investigating the armed robbery of a convenience store Thursday afternoon in Pawtucket.

Pawtucket Police said they responded to the Cumberland Farms Store located on Division Street just before 4:00 p.m. Thursday for reports of a robbery.

The suspect, a white male with a mask concealing his face, reportedly showed the clerk a shotgun stored in a duffle bag and threatened to shoot her.

Police said the suspect fled the scene with cigarettes and an undisclosed amount of cash.

Anyone with information related to the crime is asked to contact Pawtucket Police at 401-727-9100.

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