Augusta Police Release Photo of Suspect in Armed Robbery

Updated 5 years ago

Police are asking for help in finding an armed robber in Augusta.It happened just before 1PM Sunday afternoon at the Getty Quick Mart on Western Avenue.Police say a man walked into the store with a blue ski cap and aviator style sunglasses.He showed a knife and demanded money.Police have released a surveillance video photo taken during the robbery.The suspect was last seen on foot headed west from the store.Witnesses are describing him as a white male, five foot ten, between 170 and 180 pounds.He was wearing a grey hooded sweatshirt with LL Bean printed across the front, and blue wind pants with a white stripe down the outside of the legs.Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Christopher Blodgett with the Augusta Police department. He can be reached at 626-2370, extension 220.