Somersworth liquor store robbedSTAFF REPORT
August 19. 2014 10:05PM
SOMERSWORTH — Police are asking for help identifying a man who robbed a downtown liquor store Wednesday afternoon.
Police responded at 1:06 p.m. after the man walked into the New Hampshire State Liquor Store in the Main Street Plaza with a pistol. He took an undisclosed amount of cash and fled on foot towards Washington Street.
The Barrington police K-9 team — Lt. George Joy and Gypsy — responded to assist and attempted to locate the man, but were unsuccessful.
The man is described as being white, between 5-foot-7 and 5-foot-9 with a thin build, possibly a moustache and was wearing a dark blue hooded sweatshirt, according to police.
Anyone with information is encouraged to contact Somersworth Police at (603) 692-3131 or use the Crime Line at (603) 692-9111.