PRESS RELEASE MASKED ARMED
On Thursday February 21, 2013 at approximately 6:30 PM MPD
officers were detailed to the TD Bank on Rt. 28 (547 Broadway) in Methuen for a
reported armed robbery.
The unknown white male suspect entered the store wearing a full
face mask and gray sweatshirt and then brandished a handgun. The suspect
approached the teller and obtained an undetermined amount of money before
fleeing the bank. The Suspect fled in a
white Nissan unknown make and registration which was occupied by two other
subjects. The vehicle fled South on Rt. 28 towards Lawrence, MA.
MPD detectives and Mass state police crime scene services are
investigation. Methuen detective Sergeant
Smith is heading the investigation.
Photos of the suspect can be found on MPD social media sites as
are asking the public for assistance in identifying the suspect. Anyone with
information about the identity of the suspect is asked to call 978-983-8677.