East Hartford Police Hunt Armed Robbery Suspect

Police in East Hartford are continuing their investigation into a Monday night armed robbery at a supermarket in town.  They say it was around nine p.m. when the lone male suspect approached the service desk.  A handgun was displayed and the suspect demanded cash.  He was given an undetermined amount of money and fled the store immediately afterward.

Detectives released surveilance video of the suspect.   The man in the tape is Hispanic, around 19-years-old.   He’s between five-foot-four and five-foot-eight inches, sporting a thin line of facial hair.  The suspect was wearing jeans, a hooded sweatshirt, a ballcap, and sunglasses.   Anyone with any information on the heist is asked to call East Hartford police.   The number is 860-291-7611.


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