Police Probe Milford Bank Robbery
(Milford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) - Police in Milford are investigating a Tuesday morning bank robbery.
They received a call just after 8:30 to the Milford Bank branch at 205 Bridgeport Avenue in the city’s Devon section.
Officers say the suspect entered the bank with a paper bag indicating there was a bomb inside.
The teller handed over an undetermined amount of cash.
The suspect is a white male. He was wearing an AT&T hard hat, safety glasses, work gloves, a red flannel shirt, and dark pants.
He stands about six feet tall and has a medium build.
The suspect left behind the bag that purportedly contained the bomb, fleeing toward Lenox Avenue possibly to a waiting vehicle.
A section of Route 1 was shut down as a precaution.
The State Police bomb squad was called to the scene and later determined there was no threat.
Anyone with any information is asked to give Milford police a call at (203) 877-1465.