2013-04-05 / Front Page

Cottage Road BIg Apple Robbed

By Jack Flagler
Staff Writer

South Portland Police ask anyone with information on the suspect who robbed the Big Apple convenience store on Cottage Road Monday night to call the department at 799-5511. (courtesy photo)South Portland Police ask anyone with information on the suspect who robbed the Big Apple convenience store on Cottage Road Monday night to call the department at 799-5511. (courtesy photo)South Portland Police are searching for a suspect who allegedly threatened a clerk at the Big Apple convenience store with a handgun, then made off with a small amount of money.

 

Sgt. Steve Webster of the South Portland Police Department said the robbery happened around 10 p.m. on Monday, April 8. He described the suspect as a black male, approximately 5-feet, 8-inches, wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, sunglasses, a ski mask and jeans with holes in them.

 

A police K-9 team from the Cumberland County Sheriff’s Department searched the area, but the track ended without finding the suspect. Anyone with information is asked to call the South Portland Police Department at 799-5511.

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