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Flash Mob Robs Boston Convenience Store

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    A flash mob ran into Alfa Auto in Boston's Roslindale neighborhood, ransacking the store and leaving within seconds. (Published Tuesday, July 26, 2016)

    A flash mob ran into a convenience store in Boston's Roslindale neighborhood, ransacking the store and leaving within seconds.

    The owners of Alfa Auto, a couple who have been in the location for 31 years, say nothing like this has ever happened to them.

    Flash Mob Robbery in Boston

    [NECN] Flash Robbery Strikes in Boston
    A flash robbery occurred in two different places in Boston. The group rushed into a convenience store then a gas station. (Published Tuesday, July 26, 2016)

    Just after midnight, as they were getting ready to close, about 25 people rushed into the store, grabbing everything they could, ultimately taking about $200 worth of products.

    As the owner came in, they all took off running.

    Anyone with information should call Boston Police.