BOSTON (WHDH) - Police in Boston are asking for the public’s help to identify a suspect wanted in connection with an armed robbery.

The Boston Police Department shared several photos of an individual who authorities say was connected to a robbery on Esmond Street in Dorchester early Wednesday morning.

Police said the armed robbery occurred around 6 a.m. and involved a firearm that was shown by a Black male wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, face mask, and black sweatpants.

Anyone with information is asked to call Boston PD’s B-3 Detectives at 617-343-4712.

Those wishing to provide information anonymously can contact authorities via the department’s CrimeStoppers Tip Line AT 1-800 (494)-TIPS or by texting ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463).

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