11/29/2020 - 11/29/20-Armed Street Robbery - Carjacking - State Street and Ridge Road
Date: November 29, 2020
Contact: Captain Ronald Smith
Phone: (203) 230-4029
On November 28, 2020 at approximately 8:00p.m. Hamden Police responded to the area of State Street and Ridge Road on the report of an armed street robbery.
Investigation revealed that the victims were parked in the parking lot of a local business. Moments later, a white sedan parked next to them. Four males emerged from the sedan, wielding firearms. The males, who are described as black males, 14 to 20 years of age, wearing masks, stole their jewelry, a cell phone, a belt and their vehicle, described as a 2018 Ford Escape. One of the victims stated that one of the males “stuck a handgun” to his chest. There were no reported injuries.
The males were last observed traveling at a high rate of speed, southbound on State Street.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Hamden Police Department Detective Division at (203) 230-4000.