Chief Michael P. Murphy
150 Park St.
North Reading, MA 01864
For Immediate Release
Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017
Contact: John Guilfoil
WANTED: North Reading Police Searching for Robbery Suspect
NORTH READING — Chief Michael P. Murphy reports that the North Reading Police Department has secured a warrant for a man who allegedly robbed a gas station on Sunday evening.
MICHAEL TALLINI, AGE 32, OF NORTH READING is wanted for unarmed robbery.
On Sunday, Sept. 3, just before 9 p.m., North Reading Police received a report from a clerk at Speedway gas station, 231 Main St., that the store has just been robbed.
The male suspect fled the store with an undetermined amount of cash, heading northbound on Main Street. He is described as a thin male with a tan complexion and a black beard. He is approximately 5 feet 9 inches tall and speaks with a raspy voice. TALLINI was allegedly last seen wearing a dark green hooded jacket with a stripe, blue jeans, sneakers and a baseball hat.
Police searched the area for the suspect, but were unable to locate anyone.
Following an investigation and review of surveillance video footage from the store, police determined the suspect to be TALLINI.
If anyone has any information on the robbery or knows the whereabouts of TALLINI, they are urged to contact the North Reading Police Department at 978-664-3131