Dennis Police investigate early morning Cumberland Farms attack

DENNIS – Dennis Police are investigating an assault that happened inside the Cumberland Farms on Route 134 early Monday morning.

An officer on patrol was flagged down by a store worker just after 1:30 a.m. to report a customer had been assaulted by a male suspect.

The investigation revealed that an argument happened in the parking lot and inside the store.

At one point, the male subject threw a substance into the victim’s face.

The suspect left the store and took off in a dark colored vehicle, southbound on Route 134.

Dennis Fire Rescue personnel responded to the scene to treat the victim.

Police said it appears the incident was not random.