Belchertown police looking for armed robbery suspect

Police say robbery happened at 8:51 p.m. Sunday

Photo courtesy Belchertown Police Department

BELCHERTOWN, Mass. (WWLP) – Police in Belchertown are looking for a suspect who they say robbed the Dwight Station Mini Mart on Federal Street Sunday night.

According to the police department’s Facebook page, an African American man dressed in a flannel shirt, blue jeans and a mask, pulled out a handgun and demanded money. Police say he left the store with an undisclosed amount of cash just before 9:00 p.m.

Photo courtesy Belchertown Police Department
Photo courtesy Belchertown Police Department

After a police dog was brought in, Belchertown police say they believe the suspect left in a car that was waiting for him.

Anyone with information or anyone who thinks they saw something suspicious is encouraged to call Belchertown police detectives at 413-323-6685.

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