Police searching for an armed suspect in Springfield

There was a heavy police presence outside the Family Dollar

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Springfield Police are investigating an armed robbery Thursday night at a Family Dollar on Boston Road.

When 22News arrived at the Family Dollar, multiple police cruisers had surrounded the area. Police were walking in and out of the store, investigating the area.

It is unknown at this time how much money was stolen, or how many suspects were involved, but we did receive reports that a handgun was shown during the robbery.

22News is covering the story and will bring you the latest information on-air and on WWLP.com, when it becomes available.

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