Police seek to identify attempted robbery suspect at NH smoke shop
MANCHESTER — A man who demanded cash from a Manchester store fled the scene before a clerk was able to open the cash register.
Officers responded around 9:45 p.m. Wednesday to an attempted burglary at Smokers Haven at 105 S. Willow St. in Manchester.
The store clerk told police that a masked man entered the store and demanded that the clerk open the register. Before the register could be opened, the suspect fled on foot in a seemingly nervous manner, police said.
Police said the suspect appears to be a white male in his late teens. At the time of the attempted robbery, the suspect was wearing a dark flat brim hat, a black ski mask, black hooded sweatshirt, blue jeans and red shoes. He also is alleged to have had a black handgun.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Manchester police at (603) 668-8711 or the anonymous crime line at (603) 624-4040.