Laconia police investigate armed robbery
LACONIA - Police are investigating a report of an armed robbery on Joliet Street.
Police said that at 4:09 p.m. Sunday they responded to a report of an armed robbery inside a motor vehicle on Joliet Street. The victim told police he and a friend gave a ride to a man identified as Joshua McNeil, 32, of 239 Winter Street, Brockton Mass.
The victim told police that McNeil pointed a handgun at him and ordered him to remove his wallet, then ordered the friend to exit the vehicle. The victim said McNeil then struck him with the pistol and left on foot. Police issued a warrant for McNeil's arrest for armed robbery.
Anyone with information regarding this incident or the whereabouts of McNeil is asked to contact police at 524-5252.