Armed robbery reported at Dunkin Donuts in West Pittston on Wednesday

By Travis Kellar - [email protected] | July 20th, 2017 11:29 am - updated: 1:03 pm.

WEST PITTSTON — Police are searching for a suspect in an armed robbery at the Dunkin Donuts that occurred on Wednesday.

Police said that at approximately 5:24 a.m. Wednesday, officers responded to the restaurant on Wyoming Avenue for a report of an armed robbery.

The suspect was armed with a knife, and managed to get away with approximately $700 in cash, according to police.

The suspect is described as a white man that is between 5 feet 10 inches to 6 feet tall and weighs approximately 150 pounds. He was last seen wearing dark clothing and had his face partially covered.

The suspect was last seen fleeing on foot towards Second Street.

Anyone with information is asked to call the West Pittston Police Department by dialing 911 or 570-655-7780, ext. 306.

A surveillance photo of the armed robbery at Dunkin Donuts provided by the West Pittston Police Department.
http://www.timesleader.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/web1_20117023_1475299275825718_7144576971944720185_o-1.jpgA surveillance photo of the armed robbery at Dunkin Donuts provided by the West Pittston Police Department.

By Travis Kellar

[email protected]

Reach Travis Kellar at 570-991-6389 or on Twitter @TLNews


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