Police Searching for Suspect Following Armed Robbery in Cranberry Township

| October 14, 2021

CRANBERRY TWP., Pa. (EYT) – Police are searching for a suspect following an armed robbery on Riverside Drive in Cranberry Township earlier this morning.

Around 7:30 a.m. on Thursday, October 14, Franklin-based State Police were dispatched to Spanky’s Tobacco World located at 1719 Riverside Drive, in Cranberry Township, Venango County, for a report of an armed robbery.

The suspect (pictured above and below) is described as a white male, in his mid-20s to early 30s, approximately 6-feet tall, with an average build.

According to police, the suspect entered the building, displayed a long gun, and demanded money. He was then given an undisclosed amount of money and fled on foot.

Anyone with information or suspect identification is asked to contact Franklin-based State Police at 814-676-6596 and reference incident number PA21-1382018.


Copyright © 2021 EYT Media Group, Inc. All rights reserved. Any copying, redistribution or retransmission of the contents of this service without the express written consent of EYT Media Group, Inc. is expressly prohibited.

Category: Local News, News, Police & Fire Calls