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Lowell Police Probing Armed Robbery at Store

November 25, 2018

LOWELL -- Police are investigating an armed robbery at Chuck’s Variety in the city’s Highlands neighborhood at around 10:20 p.m. Friday.

A masked man used a firearm to demand cash from the store’s clerk before fleeing on foot, according to Lowell police Capt. James Hodgdon.

No injuries were reported.

The suspect is described as a white man, who was wearing a black hoodie, gray sweatpants and a Celtics hat, with a scarf covering his face, Hodgdon said.

The Criminal Investigation Division is following up on the case, the captain added.

Churck’s Variety is located at 641 School St. at the intersection with Liberty Street.

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