PAWTUCKET â€” Pawtucket Police are searching for a male suspect involved in Tuesday night's armed robbery of a counter clerk at the Dunkin Donuts at 403 Broadway.
According to Police Major Arthur Martins, a man entered the donut shop at around 9:20 p.m. and ordered a coffee. As the employee turned to get the beverage, the man went around behind the counter. He took out a large handgun and demanded that the employee open the cash register, Martins said. The man took about $160 and fled on foot, heading north on Broadway. The employee was not injured.
The suspect was described as a Hispanic male, about 25 to 35 years-old, with brown eyes and a goatee. He was about 5'5â€ť tall and weighed about 140 pounds, and was dressed in a gray hooded sweatshirt and jeans. He reportedly spoke with an accent.
Anyone with information about this crime is asked to call the Pawtucket Police at 401-727-9100.