Gardiner Police are seeking the publics help in indentifing a robbery suspect.

Gardiner Police Department

The incident took place last week at the Big Apple on Brunswick Ave in Gardiner. According to a report by centralmaine.com, the store was robbed at gun point around 10:30pm last Wednesday night.

The alleged robber made believe he was about to purchase something and then when the clerk waited on him, he pulled out a gun and demanded cash. He fled on foot into the downtown Gardiner area with an undisclosed amount of cash.

A Sheriffs deputy from Kennebec County responded to the call with a K-9 and attempted to track the perpetrator without success.

The suspect is described as a white male between 5'2" and 5'6". At the time of the robbery he was wearing a blue, "Maine" sweatshirt with tan pants, and black shoes.

This investigation is active and police are asking for the publics help in identifying the suspect.

If you have information on this incident, you are urged to call the police at 624-7076.

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