The Methuen Police Department is investigating an armed robbery to Vinny’s Liquors located at 687 Prospect St. The incident occurred on Thursday, July 6th around 9:00 pm.
The suspect entered the store and immediately ran behind the counter and confronted the clerk. The suspect brandished a knife and demanded money from the cash register. The clerk complied with the suspect’s demands and opened the cash register. The suspect then grabbed cash out of both the cash and lottery register. He then exited the store and fled on foot.
The suspect is described as a white male in his mid to late 20’s and is approximately 5’10” tall. He was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt (with the hood pulled over a dark colored baseball cap) and black sweatpants.
Please review the video surveillance of this incident and if you have any information on this crime, please contact the Methuen Police Department at 978-983-8698.