Rochester – On February 20, 2019 at approximately 7 PM, Rochester Police responded to George & Ed’s General Store at 137 North Main Street, for a reported armed robbery. When officers arrived on scene they discovered that a male, described as short, approximately 5’2″ to 5’5″ had entered the store wearing all black, and holding what appears to be a semi-automatic pistol at the clerk. The male obtained an undisclosed amount of money then fled on foot from the area. Our K-9 responded to the scene for a track, but was unsuccessful in locating the suspect.
No one was injured during the robbery.
The Rochester Police are asking anyone who may have information about this crime that could assist with the investigation or any other information, to call the Rochester Police Department at 603-330-7128 case #19-646-OF. You can also provide information and remain anonymous by calling the Rochester Crime Line at 603-335-6500 or Text to: CRIMES (274637) Body of Text: TEXT4CASH + your tip. Cash rewards are offered for information that leads to an arrest.