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Tedeschi's Robbed At Knifepoint, Police Seek Public's Help To ID Suspect

Aug 30, 2014 10:41AM ● Published by Bill Gilman

This man is believed to have robbed the Tedeschi's Food Store, early Saturday morning.

Tewksbury Police are asking for the public's help in identifying a man believed to have robbed a South Tewksbury convenience store at knifepoint early Saturday morning.

According to a press release, officers responded at 3:20 a.m. to the Tedeschi Food Shop, 2280 Main Street, for an armed robbery.  

The store clerk described the assailant as being a white male, in his 40’s, with a white scruff (beard), approximately 5’7”, 170 lbs. The clerk told officers the man held a large knife to him and demanded money.  The suspect took an undisclosed amount of money and fled the store.  After the robbery, an older model white sedan was seen fleeing the area, according to the press release.

The Police Department is asking anyone with information about this robbery, or can identify the suspect, to call Tewksbury Police at 978-851-7355.  If you wish to remain anonymous you can call the Tip Line at 978-851-0175 or send an email to    


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