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Suspect sought in Market Basket robbery in Portsmouth


PORTSMOUTH, New Hampshire — Police in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, are investigating an armed robbery at a supermarket.

They said a man entered a Market Basket on Monday night and approached the customer service desk, where he showed a handgun and demanded money. He then left and was last seen walking toward Peverly Hill Road.

No one was hurt.

Police described the man as white and about 5-foot-7 with a stocky build. He was wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt, gray pants or jeans, a baseball hat with a purple visor, and a black mask or bandanna covering his face below the eyes.

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