Police Investigate Armed Robbery at Speedy Mart

At approximately 9:00 pm on Monday, September 16, 2013, officers of the Wareham Police Department responded to Speedy Mart on Rte. 28 in West Wareham regarding a reported armed robbery incident.

The store clerk, who was unharmed, reported the suspect demanded cash from the register while holding what appeared to be a handgun and fled. The suspect was described as a thin white male, approximately 5’11” to 6’0” tall, wearing a hooded sweatshirt and jeans. The suspect’s face was covered during the incident. An undetermined amount of cash was taken by the suspect, who has not been located.

Investigation of the incident is ongoing by the Wareham Police Department Detective Division. Anyone with information pertaining to this incident is asked to call the Detective Division at (508) 295-1206. Anonymous information may be given by utilizing the Text-A-Tip feature, which can be accessed from the Wareham Police Department web site, or by calling the WPD Tip Line at (508) 291-2300.