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Looking for vehicle involved in unarmed robbery

The Tyngsborough Police Department is looking to identify the vehicle and occupants involved in an unarmed robbery on Monday, May 30th at approximately 3pm.  The female victim was panhandling and standing on the median at the off ramp of exit 36 (Off. Rt. 3).  A vehicle pulled up to her and the occupants stated they wanted to give her $30 but only had a $50 bill and needed change; as the female victim approached the vehicle the subjects grabbed her hand and the $20 bill she had in her hand.  The vehicle then pulled forward, dragging the victim who fell and suffered minor injuries to her head and arm.

Witnesses have come forward describing the vehicle involved as either a tan colored BMW, Volvo or Ford with a NH registration.  The two occupants were described as white males in their 20’s, having dark hair and tattoo’s on their arms.

If anyone has information regarding this crime, please contact the police department at 978-649-7504 and ask for Detective Sgt. Shay or remain anonymous by pressing #9 and following the prompts.