Police: Person wearing ‘old man mask’ robs Stoneham video game store at knifepoint

STONEHAM, MASS. (WHDH) - Stoneham police are investigating a robbery involving a person wearing an old man mask who held up a videogame store at knifepoint Monday, police said.

Officers responding to an armed robbery at the Gamestop at the Redstone Shopping Center around 12 p.m. were told a man demanded money from the register while showing a small knife, police said.

The man fled on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash toward the Westwood Avenue and Governor Road area. He was described as wearing an old man mask, black gloves, a gray sweatshirt, gray sweatpants, and white sneakers.

No one was injured and the robbery is under investigation.

Anyone with additional information is asked to contact Stoneham Police at 781-438-1215.

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