Nov 5, 2014 8:24 AM
Manchester, NH, police are looking for an early morning robbery suspect
MANCHESTER - Police are looking for a man accused of robbing a woman and assaulting a man on Wednesday.
Just after midnight, the woman was leaving an apartment
with a friend when a man wearing a red Halloween mask approached them and demanded her valuables, police said.
She thought it was a prank and continued walking before noticing the man she was with was involved in a fight with the suspect, police said.
Her male friend fled on foot, police said, and the suspect took her backpack.
The woman called e911 and chased the suspect who ran between two houses toward Central Street, police said.
The suspect is described as 5-feet, 8-inches tall with a thin build, gravelly voice and wearing a black pullover sweat shirt and dark pants. He was holding an unknown black object in his hand, police said.
Anyone with information can call the Manchester Police Crimeline at (603)624-4040 and leave an anonymous tip.