Masked gunman sought for Brookline liquor-store holdup

Masked man in Brookline

Brookline Police have released a couple of photos of the suspect in a Dec. 6 holdup of Mall Discount Liquors, 525 Harvard St.

The suspect entered liquor store at 525 Harvard St, Brookline and locked the door behind him. The suspect then pulled a black semi-auto firearm from the front waistband of his jeans and robbed the store. The suspect brought in a white plastic bag that was used to hold the cash. After obtaining the cash, suspect placed the firearm back in his front waistband and fled the store. The suspect appears to be a White or light skinned Hispanic male, approximately 5'07", medium build, wearing a blue hooded sweatshirt, a black baseball cap, a black ski mask covering the lower half of his face, gray jeans (tattered on the bottom rear of the legs) and black sneakers. The suspect turned right after leaving the store, possibly crossing Harvard St or heading towards Allston.