Police Investigate Robbery of Chicopee Gift Ship


CHICOPEE, Mass. (WGGB) — Chicopee Police are searching for two young men they say robbed a gift shop this morning.

It happened around 10:30 a.m. at the Botantical Gift Shop on Exchange Street.

The cashier described the robbers as teens wearing nylons over their face.

One of them was reportedly carrying a long switchblade or knife.

The store has been on Exchange Street for seven years, but the owners say they’ve never been robbed before.

Chicopee Police are investigating.