Home About Archives RSS Feed

Pittsfield Police Seek Info On Attempted Gas Station Robbery

Staff Reports
PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Police are asking for information regarding an attempted robbery of the Lipton Mart on West Housatonic Street.
 
Police say at about 9:17 p.m. Friday night members of the department were called to the location for the reported robbery. A man had entered the building, brandished a handgun, and demanded the clerk open the register. The man left with no cash but did steal "several pieces of merchandise."
 
Police describe the suspect as standing about 5-feet-10-inches tall and wearing a red mask, dark-colored Adidas winter cap, and light colored shirt and pants. 
 
Anyone who may have information about this incident is asked to contact the Pittsfield Police Department Detective Bureau at 413-448-9705.

 

 

0 Comments
     

Support Local News

We show up at hurricanes, budget meetings, high school games, accidents, fires and community events. We show up at celebrations and tragedies and everything in between. We show up so our readers can learn about pivotal events that affect their communities and their lives.

How important is local news to you? You can support independent, unbiased journalism and help iBerkshires grow for as a little as the cost of a cup of coffee a week.

News Headlines
Anthony Sculptor Wants Commemorative Statue to Educate, Inspire
North Adams Votes to Adopt State Minimum Wage for Workers
Wayfair Finalizes Lease For Clocktower Building
Great Barrington Author Wins Awards for First Novel
Williamstown ZBA Continues Marijuana Farm Petition to March Meeting
Cultural Pittsfield This Week: Feb. 22-28
Pittsfield Grants Waiver For Proprietor's Lodge
Mount Greylock School Committee Educated About Baseball Program Change
'Isn't It Romantic': It's to Laugh
Cheshire Considers Buying Street Lights for LED Switch

Police Logs

Pittsfield Police

North Adams

Crimewatch Links

North Adams CrimeWatch

Stamford/Clarksburg CrimeWatch

Pittsfield CrimeWatch

Emergency: 911
Adams 413-743-1212
Clarksburg 413-663-7795
Cheshire 413-743-1501
Dalton 413-684-0300
Great Barrington 413-528-0306
Lanesborough 413-443-4107
Lee 413-243-2100
Lenox 413-637-2346
North Adams 413-664-4944
Pittsfield 413-448-9700
Richmond 413-698-3315
Stockbridge 413-298-4179
Williamstown 413-458-5733
West Stockbridge 413-232-7938
State Police  
Cheshire Barracks
413-743-
4700
Lee Barracks 413-243-0600
Shaftsbury, Vt., Barracks 802-442-3263

 



Categories:
Adams (73)
Alford (0)
Becket (7)
Cheshire (20)
Clarksburg (39)
Dalton (5)
Egremont (2)
Florida (7)
Great Barrington (25)
Hancock (5)
Hinsdale (4)
Lanesborough (27)
Lee (14)
Lenox (11)
Monterey (0)
Mount Washington (0)
New Ashford (5)
New Marlborough (1)
North Adams (223)
Otis (2)
Peru (2)
Pittsfield (269)
Pownal (14)
Readsboro (15)
Richmond (7)
Sandisfield (5)
Savoy (5)
Sheffield (2)
Stamford (31)
State (1)
Stockbridge (5)
Tyringham (1)
Washington (1)
West Stockbridge (1)
Williamstown (75)
Windsor (3)
Archives:
February 2019 (11)
January 2019 (13)
December 2018 (13)
November 2018 (13)
October 2018 (11)
September 2018 (12)
August 2018 (12)
July 2018 (12)
June 2018 (3)
Tags:
Fraud Crime Watch Drugs Structure Fire Fire Robbery Motor Vehicle Veremko Firearms Hit & Run Search Homicide Mvi Murder Police Investigation Assaults Accident Injuries Police Scam Missing Persons Rape Break-ins Shooting Fatal Larceny Buglaries Vehicle Armed Robbery Heroin Motor Vehicle Accident Assault Drug Charges Stabbing Pedestrians
Popular Entries:
Great Barrington Crashes Leave Two Dead
North Adams Woman Killed in Route 2 Crash
Man Killed by Bull in Clarksburg
Clarksburg Selectman Responds
North Adams Man Crashes SUV Into Home
Clarksburg Talks Burglary
North Adams Man Arraigned On Charges Of Animal Cruelty; Pleads Not Guilty
Kincaid Pleads Guilty to Aggravated Rape
Fatal Accident Closes Route 8 in Adams
North Adams Man Arraigned on Child Porn Charges
Recent Entries:
Suspected Pittsfield Arsonist Arraigned
Superior Court Briefs: Feb. 13
Bomb Threat Forces Evacuation Of Spectrum Health In Pittsfield
Adams Man Charged in Drug Importation Scheme
North Adams Firefighters Respond to Stove Fire
Crash in Cheshire Kills Adams Man
Superior Court Briefs: Feb 5 - Feb. 7
North Adams Firefighters Douse Basement Garage Fire
Pittsfield Police Seek Info On Attempted Gas Station Robbery
Pittsfield Man Shot By Police During Pursuit Found Guilty of Reckless Driving