Suspect is now in custody.
The A-Plus Market on Central Street was robbed at knife-point Thursday afternoon. According to scanner reports, a man with a machete held up the cashier and took off on foot in the area of Central and Margin streets. The man was described as wearing cargo shorts and a striped shirt Shortly after the robbery, police apprehended the suspect. He is now in police custody. Salem Police responded to the scene as well as Peabody Police. Stay with Patch for the latest updates from the scene.