By Carol McCracken (Post # 1,684)
The Portland Police are investigating a robbery that occurred on Sunday, January 12, 2014 at the CVS located at 1406 Congress Street. At approximately 6:50 pm a male suspect entered the store and approached the employee working at the register and handed over a note demanding money. The suspect then made a verbal threat and left the pharmacy with an undisclosed amount of cash. The suspect did not display a weapon. The male suspect is described as a black male about 30 to 50 years old, 5’7″ tall, 200 lbs. with a thin moustache. The suspect was wearing a dark baseball hat, black sunglasses, a dark gray fleece. a red shirt and blue jeans. It was reported the suspect may have fled in the direction of Hobart Street.
The Portland Police are asking anyone with information about this robbery to contact the Portland Police at 874-8575.