NEW BEDFORD - Police are investigating a report of an armed robbery in New Bedford's far north end.

According to police, a witness reported the robbery at 8:49 p.m. Wednesday and said a man dressed in black had entered the Dairy Market Convenience Store at 4443 Acushnet Avenue. His face was partially covered.

The witness told police the suspect pointed what appeared to be a handgun at the clerk and demanded money. The suspect stole an undetermined amount of cash and fled the store.

No one was injured.

Anyone with information is asked to call New Bedford Police at 508-991-6350, or the anonymous tip line at 508-992-7463, or email

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