Investigation continues into weekend armed robbery in Caribou

By Julia Bayly, BDN Staff
Posted Nov. 12, 2012, at 2:51 p.m.

CARIBOU, Maine — The investigation of a weekend armed robbery at a Caribou eatery continued Monday with the police declining to release any further details of the crime or suspect.

On Sunday, the Caribou police issued a statement saying they were looking for an unidentified white male in connection with an armed robbery at Cindy’s Sub Shop on Sweden Street.

The lone white male entered the restaurant around 7:40 p.m. Saturday and left with an undisclosed amount of cash, according to the press release.

The subject is described as approximately 5 feet, 8 inches tall and wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, dark bandana and sunglasses. Detailed information on the amount of cash taken or type of weapon has not been released.

Physical evidence left at the scene by the robber is being processed by members the Caribou Police Department, assisted by members of the Presque Isle Police Department’s K-9 unit, the Maine State Police, Aroostook County Sheriff’s Department and the Border Patrol, according to the release.

Anyone with information about the crime may contact the Caribou Police Department directly at 493-3301 or by Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/pages/Caribou-Police-Department/132361283507752?fref=ts.

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