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      Fairhaven police release description of armed robber

      Fairhaven police are searching for a man in connection with armed robbery Tuesday morning at the Shaw's supermarket plaza on Alden Road.

      Police said the victim told them she was carrying a cash deposit bag from her place of employment, when she was approached by a white man in his 30s.

      According to police, the assailant demanded she turn over the bag, and claimed he was armed with a knife.

      Police said the man ran away.

      The assailant is described as an unshaven white man with short brown hair. He was last seen wearing a black hooded sweatshirt and jeans.

      Anyone with information is asked to contact Fairhaven detectives at 508-997-7421.