SalemNews.com, Salem, MA

December 19, 2013

Armed robbery reported at Wilson Square

By Alan Burke
Staff Writer

---- — PEABODY — Police reported a gunman robbed Town Variety in Wilson Square last night, just after 9 p.m.

The robber was described as masked, dressed in a black, hooded jacket, with a blue drawstring-type backpack. Following the robbery, he simply walked away as police descended on the area.

A gun was shown during the robbery.