AUGUSTA, Maine — An investigation is underway following an alleged armed robbery Sunday at a Big Apple convenience store in Augusta.
According to an email from the deputy chief of the Augusta Police Department, store officials called police and the man walked into the store on Stone Street at about 1:21 a.m., showed a firearm and harassed store employees. reported demanding money and goods from Chief Kevin Larry.
Lully said the robbery suspect had left the store by the time police arrived. No injuries have been reported.
According to Lully, the suspect in question is reportedly a Caucasian male about 6ft 3 to 6ft 6 tall and weighing between 160 and 200 pounds. He was also described as wearing a blue sweatshirt with dark gray sweatpants, black sneakers, and a backpack.