Police Investigate Armed Robbery in Milton

By Lesley Engle

Published 06/12 2014 09:04AM

Updated 06/12 2014 06:18PM

Police are investigating an armed robbery that took place at a convenience store in Milton early Thursday.

The Milton Police Department says the robbery happened just before 4 a.m. at the Short-Stop Mobil off of Route 7.

Police say the suspect entered the store with a gun and demanded money. He left with an undetermined amount of cash and was last seen running toward the north side of the building, police said. A K9 was unsuccessful in tracking the suspect. No injuries were reported.

The suspect is being described as a white man, between 5 feet 7 inches to 5 feet 10 inches tall, weighing between 140 to 150 pounds. He was wearing a blue-colored rain jacket, blue pants, and dark-colored shoes/boots. He was also wearing black mask, with possible white on the mouth area.

Anyone with information should contact the Milton Police Department at 802-893-6171.

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