Hamden Police - News Release
CONTACT: Sean J. Dolan – Public Information Officer
PIO #: 21-116
On 09/11/21 at approximately 7:30 AM, Hamden Police responded to Mix Avenue of the report of a strong-arm street robbery. The preliminary investigation revealed that a 72-year-old male was pushed down from behind as he was walking on Mix Avenue near Benham Street. The suspect robbed the victim of his personal belongings. The elderly victim sustained minor injuries during the robbery.
The suspect was described as a thin black male in his 20’s approximately 6’00” tall. The suspect reportedly fled in a blue SUV/wagon.
Anyone with information related to this investigation is asked to contact Hamden Police at 203-230-4000. Callers may remain anonymous.
*Below is a picture of the suspect and suspect vehicle related to this investigation.