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On 3/19/18 at approximately 5:15 PM the Rochester Police Department responded to a reported robbery at the Hannaford Supermarket on Milton Road.

A suspect approached a female in the parking lot of the store and reportedly demanded her purse before fleeing on foot. No weapon was involved.

The suspect is described as a white male, approximately 6 feet tall with a stocky build and scruffy facial hair. He is described as wearing a tan “beanie” style hat, with dark pants, and a dark jacket possibly with a red stripe on the side.

Rochester Police were assisted on scene by New Hampshire State Police who conducted a canine track which was unsuccessful. Police are also asking for the public’s assistance in locating a male as a person of interest from previous incidents at the store.

The Rochester Police are asking anyone who may have information about this crime that could assist with the investigation or any other information regarding this incident, to call the Rochester Police Department at 330-7128. You can also provide information and remain anonymous by calling the Rochester Crime Line at 335-6500 or Text to: CRIMES (274637) Body of Text: TEXT4CASH + your tip. Cash rewards are offered for information that leads to an arrest.
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TUESDAY Trash & Recycle Pick Up Canceled

One Day Delay due to Winter Storm Tuesday Through Friday.
In preparation for the expected winter storm Waste Management of NH has canceled Rochester’s Trash and Recycling Pick up on Tuesday March 13th. They will run one day behind for the remainder of the week. Tuesday will be picked up on Wednesday and the one day delay will finish with Friday being picked up on Saturday. Please call Waste Management at 332-2386 with any questions or you may call the Rochester DPW at 332-4096.
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