January 19, 2024

Joseph Call, Jr. is suspected of the robbery and has been detained. He is also suspected of a string of other recent burglaries. Charges are expected soon. The investigation is ongoing, and charges are anticipated for multiple co-conspirators. He is currently being held on $3500 cash bail.

PORTLAND, Maine – Portland Police were called to 408 Forest Avenue (Crown Fried Chicken) on January 16, 2024 at 5:25 p.m. for a reported robbery. A male entered the business and displayed a black handgun while demanding cash before fleeing out the front door and running north on Forest Avenue. The subject was described as a white male, 5’10”-6’ tall.

Investigators are urging anyone who has any information that might assist in this or any other case to call them at (207) 874-8575. You may also text keyword PPDME and your message to 847411.