BARTON — The State Police investigation of the armed robbery that took place January 23 at Circle K in Barton has identified Daniel Dunn, age 23, of Oxford, Maine as the perpetrator of the incident.
The robbery took place at Circle K gas station located at 542 Main Street in Barton. During the incident, which transpired at approximately 6:45 p.m., a lone male subject entered the establishment brandishing a knife and demanded money from the clerk. Money was turned over by the clerk to the perpetrator, who fled the store on foot.
Video surveillance from the store showed the perpetrator was dropped off at the store by a yellow vehicle.
Dunn is currently being held out of state. It is anticipated that Dunn will appear in Vermont Superior Court, Orleans Criminal Unit, on March 11 for a charge of assault and robbery.
The investigation remains active with additional action anticipated.Are you on Instagram? Cool. So are we. CLICK HERE to follow us for a behind the scenes look at Newport Dispatch.