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Sunday at 6:08pm, officers from District D-14 (Allston/Brighton) responded to a radio call for an armed robbery at 57 Franklin Street. The suspect was described as a black male, slim build, approximately 18-20 years old with a slight moustache wearing a blue hooded sweatshirt pulled tightly around his head. The suspect approached the counter holding a shotgun at his side and demanded cash. The suspect fled with an undetermined amount of cash. The Boston Police Department is actively investigating this incident. Anyone with information is urged to contact (617) 343-4566.
A victim reported being robbed at 57 Franklin St. shortly before noon on Oct. 19. The victim told police a man pointed a long, black gun at her and demanded the money from the cash register. The suspect escaped with about $500.