Swansea police seek suspect in CVS armed robbery

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PROVIDENCE., R.I. (WLNE)- Swansea, Massachusetts police are seeking a suspect in a reported armed robbery at a CVS Pharmacy Tuesday morning.

Police said the suspect walked into the pharmacy at 2340 Grand Army of the Republic Highway and demanded money from a cashier while indicating he had a gun.

The suspect then fled on foot, heading south on Route 136. 

Police described the individual as a white male in his twenties, approximately 5 feet 5 inches tall, with blonde facial hair. He was wearing a black hoodie, jeans, and a tan baseball cap.

Detectives from Warren have assisted the investigation due to similarities to an incident reported there on Saturday.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Swansea Police Department at 508-674-8464.




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