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Fall River Police investigating after two adults were victim of reported armed robbery while walking



The Fall River Police Department is investigating a reported armed robbery that took place in the city this week.

According to Sergeant Moses Pereira, on Monday, at approximately 6:30 p.m., units responded to Warren and Reeves Streets in response to a report of an armed robbery.

Upon arrival, officers located two adult victims. The victims reported that they had been walking east on Warren Street in the area of the Comcast Service Center when two unknown men approached them and demanded they empty their pockets. The victims complied and handed over some personal items including a wallet. The suspects then fled west on Warren Street.

The suspects are described as white males, approximately 5’08”-5’10” tall, with scruffy facial hair.

No injuries were reported by either victim.

The matter is under investigation by the Major Crimes Division. Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Luis Vertentes at 508-676-8511, ext. 260. Tips can also be provided anonymously at 508-672-TIPS (8477).

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