STATE OF CONNECTICUT
Department of Emergency Services &
Connecticut State Police
Public Information Office
1111 Country Club Road
Middletown, Connecticut 06457
||Colonel Danny R. Stebbins|
Division of State Police
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
August 26, 2013
STATE POLICE SEEK HELP OF THE PUBLIC TO IDENTIFY SUSPECT IN PRESTON LARCENY
On May 21, 2013, Connecticut State Police responded to a complaint of a larceny from the Citgo Bestway Gas Station located on Rt. 2 in Preston. Troopers responded and the initial investigation determined that a lone male entered the store and took various items of merchandise with an estimated value of $1,500.
The male suspect fled on foot from the store. Troopers searched the area with negative results and notified all surrounding police agencies of the theft.
During this criminal investigation, investigators developed information and physical evidence. In addition, Troopers obtained a photo of the suspect from the video surveillance system located in the store. See photos below:
State Police are looking for help in identifying the suspect and are asking anyone who may recognize or know the suspect to contact State Police at Troop E. State Trooper A. Bettini may be reached at (860) 848-6500, ext.5052. All calls will be kept strictly confidential.
LT. J. Paul Vance
Content Last Modified on 8/26/2013 2:35:45 PM