Police: Thief Takes Cash Register from Boston Road Gas Station

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) — Springfield Police are investigating a Tuesday night robbery at the Mobil gas station at 1828 Boston Road.

They say a man with a knife entered the business and made off with a cash register drawer.

He’s described as a white male standing at 5’9″, wearing a gray and red striped sweatshirt.

Police say they have no reason to believe that this robbery is connected to a robbery that occurred at an accounting firm on Parker Street about 30 minutes prior.

If you have any information on either robbery, you’re urged to call the Springfield Police Department at 787-6355.

  • alpinequeen

    In the old days, cash registers were too heavy to carry away.

  • ShawnaL