Woman Robbed at Gunpoint in Old Port Earlier This Week


A 32 year old Portland woman was robbed on Monday, November 4, 2019 at 1:41 pm while she was walking on Commercial Street near Union Wharf according to a press release issued today by the Portland Police Department.

The woman had a pair of audio headphones torn off her head by one subject who fled east on Commercial Street.  When she reacted to the theft a second subject pointed a black handgun at her before fleeing in the same direction.

The first suspect was described as a black male, clean shaven and he was wearing an oversized dark sweatshirt and baggy jeans.  He had the gun hidden inside one of the sleeves of his jacket.

If anyone has any information that could help Police solve this crime please call 207 – 874-8575.