The call came in this morning just before 5:30 am from the Circle K store on North Main Street in Brewer.

A female walked into the store passed the clerk a note demanding money and indicated that she had a firearm.

Brewer Police say the clerk refused to provide money and the suspect fled on foot, travelling toward the North Brewer Shopping center.

The suspect is described as follows:

Believed to be a white female, approximately 5’2”, 100 lbs, wearing blue jeans, a gray hooded sweatshirt with a white Nike symbol on the front and a blue fleece under the hooded sweatshirt.

Anyone who may have witnessed this incident or observed a female fitting the suspect’s description in the area is asked to call the Brewer Police Department at 989-7001 and speak with Detective Kristie Bouchard or Detective Sergeant Anthony Pinette.