CENTRAL FALLS â€“ Police responded to an armed robbery early Thursday morning at the CVS Pharmacy at 309 Broad St.
The suspect in this case displayed a firearm to the clerk, handing a note that demanded money from the cash register, police stated in a press release. The clerk complied with the suspectâ€™s demands and fled the area with an undisclosed amount of cash. The last known direction was south through the parking lot and into Pawtucket. There were no injuries as a result of this incident, according to police.
The suspect is described as a thinly-built, clean-shaven Hispanic male in his late teens or early 20s, wearing a white T-shirt, white shorts and a Red Sox baseball cap.
Anyone with information regarding this case or the identity of the perpetrator is urged to contact the Central Falls Police Department. The lead investigator in this case is Detective Frank Rodriguez, who can be contacted at (401) 727-7499 ext. 3123.
Anyone who has information and wishes to remain anonymous can call the Central Falls Police Tips Line at (401) 727-7420 or send an email to the address of: firstname.lastname@example.org