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Detective LT Carrier

On January 21, 2016 at 08:39 hours, the Brattleboro Police Department responded to the Avenue Grocery store on Western Ave in Brattleboro for a reported robbery.

Information learned at the scene was that a white male, approximately 6'0", medium build wearing a tan Carhart style jacket and a half face mask entered the store. The male then walked around the store and walked up to the clerk and said he had a gun and to give him the money from the register. The robber was given the money and he fled traveling east towards Union Hill. No weapon was shown and there were no reported injuries.

Evidence collected at the scene is currently being processed for it's evidential value.

At this point in the investigation it has yet to be determined if this robbery is connected to two other robberies that have occurred in Brattleboro since January 18, 2016.

Anyone with information regarding the robbery is asked to contact the Brattleboro Police Departments Criminal Investigation Division at 802-257-7950, or the TIPSLINE at 802-251-8188.