Tilton bandit helps himself to cash register - 99

TILTON — A man walked into the Tilton Market Place store on Friday evening and helped himself to the contents of the cash register.

According to a police report, a white male entered the downtown business at about 5:30 p.m. and removed the contents of the register "without regard for the cashier. He then fled on foot. No weapon was shown.

Witnesses described the bandit as wearing a black or dark-colored hooded sweatshirt, black of dark-colored baggy pants and a ball cap.

Police ask people who may have information about the crime call the department at 286-44422 or leave a tip at 855-286-6565.