Police: Tilton robbery suspect member of Latin Kings gang, considered armed and dangerous
TILTON — Police say a gang member already wanted on other warrants is suspected of robbing a town convenience store.
On Thursday night, police responded to 622 Laconia Road after a report of an armed robbery involving a handgun.
The suspect was dressed in dark clothing and pointed the gun at the clerk then demanding all the money in the register. The suspect then fled the store and was gone before police arrived.
Police have identified the suspect as Ryan Cheney, 40 of Laconia, who police said is a member of the Latin Kings gang.
He should be considered armed and dangerous, police said.
Cheney is not believed to still be in the area. The vehicle used in the robbery has been was recovered by police and is being processed.
Anyone with information should contact the Tilton Police at 603-286-4442.