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Posted on: March 22, 2023

Hingham Police Investigating Armed Robbery

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Hingham Police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred Wednesday afternoon (3/22/23). The robbery happened at Richdale Food Shops located at 185 Lincoln Street at around 2:00pm. The suspect entered the store and brandished a semi-automatic pistol at the clerk, demanding money. 

The robbery suspect is described as a white male, approximately 6’0” tall, with a beard. He was wearing a New York Yankees hat, black jacket with yellow zipper, black sweatpants, and a surgical mask. The male fled in an unknown direction following the robbery with an undisclosed amount of money. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Hingham Police Detectives at 781-749-1212 or e-mail Anonymous tips can also be submitted at 

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