Police are searching for the man with a box cutter suspected of robbing a convenience store in Vernon on Thursday afternoon.
The armed robbery was reported at the 7-11, located at 180 Union St., around 12:45 p.m.
The suspect is being described as a man who is 6’ with a thin build, according to police. A photo of the suspect was released by police.
Police said the man fled on foot toward Route 83 in the direction of Ellington.
The Manchester Police Department is assisting in the investigation.
The robbery remains under investigation. Anyone with any information is asked to call the Vernon Police Department at 860-872-9126.
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