Attempted Armed Robbery & Threatening Display of a Firearm


By Carol McCracken  (Post # 1,625)

Yesterday, Friday, November 29th, at about 6:41 pm a white male entered the RSVP store located at 887 Forest Avenue with a rifle.  The suspect is described as a male 6 ft. tall, medium build about 40 years old wearing a grey hoodie, dark pants, hiking boots and a filter type mask over a large portion of his face.  The suspect made no demands, but stated his weapon was loaded.  The suspect then fled to the rear of the business and onto the adjacent railroad tracks.  A police K9 track was initiated, but no suspect was located.

The police department is requesting that anyone that may have witnesses the incident to contact the police department.

Anonymous phone tips can be left on the Department’s Crime Tip line: 207 – 874 – 8584.