STATE OF CONNECTICUT
Department of Emergency Services &
Connecticut State Police
Public Information Office
1111 Country Club Road
Middletown, Connecticut 06457
|Reuben F. Bradford
||Colonel Danny R. Stebbins|
Division of State Police
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 7, 2012
STATE POLICE INVESTIGATING ARMED ROBBERY IN JEWETT CITY
Connecticut State Police from Troop E responded on the evening of September 6, 2012, to the Best Way Gas Station at 211 North Main Street in Jewett City for a report of a robbery.
On September 6, 2012, at 10:23 p.m., a male entered the store and demanded money from the clerk, who then opened the register. The male took the money out of the register and then fled the scene on foot. The clerk reported that the individual had a knife.
A K-9 track was conducted with negative results. No injuries were reported.
This is a photo of the suspect.
The suspect was wearing a green, hooded sweatshirt with orange lettering on the front, blue pants, black Converse sneakers, black gloves, a black knit cap and a white cloth over his face.
Anyone with information regarding the robbery or the identity of the suspect is asked to contact Det. John Jette at (860) 848-6532.