For Immediate Release: 1/22/2018 11:09 am
On Sunday, January 21, 2018, at approximately 10:46 PM, Worcester police responded to the Honey Farms market located at 341 Grove Street for a reported armed robbery.
Upon the officers arrival they met with the store clerk. The clerk was visibly shaken. Officers were told that a male suspect entered the store and went directly to the counter and demanded money from the clerk. The clerk was stunned and hesitated for a moment to gather his composer. At this time the suspect produced a hand gun from the pocket of his jacket and demanded the register drawer. The suspect then reached over and grabbed cash out of the drawer.
The suspect fled out the store and was last seen running south on Grove Street.
The suspect was described as a white male, approximately 5’5” to 5’6” tall, late teens, blonde hair, blue eyes, and wearing a baggy jacket.
The clerk was not hurt but was distraught. Medical attention was offered but the clerk declined.
This investigation is ongoing, if anyone has information about this incident they can send an anonymous text to 274637 TIPWPD + your message or send an anonymous web based message at worcesterma.gov/police. Calls can also be made to the Worcester Police Detective Bureau at (508) 799-8651.