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Police: 2 Men Use Rifle to Rob Convenience Store

police lightsSPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) — Springfield Police are searching for two men who allegedly held up a convenience store at gunpoint.

Springfield Police Lt. Daniel said officers were called to Worthington Convenience at 160 Worthington Street at around 9:45 p.m. Monday.

Police said the men were described as wearing black hooded winter coats, gloves and masks and one of them was carrying a rifle.

The pair was able to get away with $300 and some Newport cigarettes, according to police. The suspects then ran away from the scene on foot.

Lt. Daniel said that, according to police reports, the suspects dropped a clip or spare magazine on their way out of the store.

If you have any information you’re asked to call Springfield Police at (413) 787-6325.


  • alpinequeen

    Newports, eh?

  • paulb62

    Are people blind. Don’t you think you would see two males with masks and a rifle walking on Worthington St. I just don’t get it. And where do rhey disappear to so quickly