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Armed Robbery Suspect Sought, Along With Woman Seen With Him

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Walgreens, West Haven, Jan. 6, 2013 (Courtesy West Haven Police)

Walgreens, West Haven, Jan. 6, 2013 (Courtesy West Haven Police)

West Haven Police have released security camera photos of a suspect in the armed robbery of a customer at a Campbell Avenue drugstore,  and of a woman seen with him who is wanted for questioning.

Police say the victim had left the Walgreens Pharmacy shortly before 3 a.m. Sunday morning when she was approached by a man with what appeared to be a 9 millimeter handgun,  who tried to force her int the passenger seat and demanded her keys.  The woman fled back into the drugstore and called police.  The man escaped with her handbag, which contained cash and debit cards.

Police ask anyone with information to call West Haven detectives at at (203) 937-3905 or (203)937-3900 or to  text an anonymous tip to 847-411.


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