Police search for suspect in Portland furniture store robbery

Posted Feb. 26, 2014, at 11:45 a.m.

PORTLAND, Maine — A lone suspect robbed a local furniture store on Congress Street on Tuesday, according to police.

The suspect, a white male, entered Angela Adams Designs at approximately 1:30 p.m., according to Portland police Lt. James Sweatt.

The suspect talked to an employee briefly before demanding cash, according to Sweatt.

The robber subsequently fled with an undisclosed amount of money. No weapons were used in the robbery.

The suspect stands about 5’6’’ tall and weighs about 150 pounds. He was wearing a blue hooded sweatshirt and light colored baggy jeans. No injuries were reported.

Anyone with information on the robbery should contact Portland police at 874-8575.