Police offer reward in Springvale robbery

By Ryan McLaughlin, BDN Staff
Posted Feb. 08, 2013, at 3:20 p.m.

SANFORD, Maine — Police continue to search for a man accused of robbing a convenience store in York County on Tuesday.

Sanford police Detective Sgt. Matt Jones said police are thoroughly investigating the robbery at the 7-Eleven in the village of Springvale. A reward of $600 has been offered for information leading to the arrest of the suspect.

The suspect, described as a white male standing 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighing 200 pounds, reportedly walked into the store Tuesday night, displayed a firearm, demanded cash and fled with an undisclosed amount of money.

The suspect was wearing a purple hooded sweatshirt, bluejeans, hiking boots, green gloves and a ski mask at the time of the robbery. He has green and gray eyes.

Anyone with information on the suspect’s whereabouts should call the Sanford Police Department tip line at 324-9170, ext. 4.

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