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9/10/2018 - 9/10/18 Armed Residential Robbery – Dixwell Avenue – 900 Block
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 10, 2018
Captain Ronald Smith
On September 8, 2018 at approximately 2:00p.m. Hamden Police responded to the 900 block of Dixwell Avenue on the report of a robbery.
Investigation revealed that 2 individuals knocked on the victim’s door. As the victim “twisted the doorknob” the individuals forced entry. One of the individuals pointed a firearm at the victim and threatened to kill him. They subsequently stole various items, including money, jewelry and electronic equipment.
The individuals responsible are described as follows:
Black male, late 30’s, tall, thin build (140lbs.), short haircut.
Black male, late 50’s, short, heavy build (230lbs.), “short dreads.”
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Hamden Police Department Detective Division at (203) 230-4040.
Officer Jinett Marte conducted the investigation.