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Aug 29, 2016 1:24 PM

Police: Teen pulls knife on man, demands money in Portsmouth

PORTSMOUTH — A teenager demanded money at knife point downtown Monday morning, police said, then fled the scene.

Police received a 911 call from the victim reporting an armed robbery at about 6 a.m. on Bow Street .

The victim kept all of his property and was not injured. After the suspect fled the scene, he was seen riding a bicycle towards the Memorial Bridge.

The Kittery Police located and arrested suspect, Jason Cieleszko ,18 of Eliot, Maine.

Cieleszko was charged with being a fugitive from justice and will return to NH to face a felony charge of armed robbery.


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