Attempted Armed Robbery – Sunoco Gas Station (150 Pelham
around 1:49 am, a male subject entered the gas station and jumped over the
counter. He brandished a small knife and
demanded the employee open the cash register.
The employee backed away from the suspect and ran out of the store. The suspect then followed the employee and once
outside, he fled on foot and was last seen running towards Mystic St.
The suspect was
described as a white male, blue eyes, approx. 5’ 10”, a large nose and appeared
to have dark circles around his eyes (possibly having black eyes). The suspect was wearing a large white puffy
jacket, black knit hat with a grey hat underneath, a grey hoodie, a black ski
mask covering his face below his eyes, dark jeans and boots (winter boots
If you have any
information about this crime, please contact the Methuen Police Department at
978-983-8698 or Detective Chirs Gallant at 978-983-8687.