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12/26/2017 - 12/26/17 Armed Street Robbery
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
December 26, 2017
Captain Ronald Smith
On December 24th at approximately 9:30p.m. Hamden Police responded to 1414 Whitney Avenue on the report of an armed street robbery.
Investigation revealed that an individual, described as a black male, wearing dark clothing, approached a 63 year-old woman as she was exiting her motor vehicle. He then demanded her wallet, while displaying a firearm. The individual subsequently fled on foot, southbound towards Mather Street. A search of the individual was unsuccessful.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Hamden Police Department Detective Division at (203) 230-4040.
Officer Andrew Pfeiffer conducted the initial investigation.