FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Date: December 11, 2017
Contact: Captain Ronald Smith
Phone: (203) 230-4029
On December 7th at approximately 3:30p.m. Hamden Police responded to Snack Plus, 75 Putnam Avenue on the report of a larceny. Upon arrival, officers learned that an armed robbery had occurred an hour earlier.
Investigation revealed that an individual, described as a black male, 5’9” to 6’0”, medium build, wearing dark-colored clothing, entered the store, while in the possession of a firearm. The individual stole an undisclosed amount of money and cigarettes. He was last observed fleeing on foot, northbound on Glendale Street.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective William Onofrio of the Hamden Police Department Detective Division at (203) 230-4040.