Shoplifter, Carjacker Being Sought
HAMDEN, Conn. (CBS Connecticut) – Hamden Police are searching for the man who left the Shop Rite Supermarket on Dixwell Avenue Monday afternoon with $250 worth of merchandise he did not pay for.Store security attempted to apprehend him but he fled through the parking lot on to Dixwell Avenue.
Police say the suspect then forced his way into a vehicle and made the seventeen year old driver take him to a parking lot elsewhere on Dixwell Avenue.He the teen he had a firearm and would shoot him if he did not do as told.
The suspect should be considerered armed and dangerous. Anyone with information should contact Detective Sean Dolan at 203-230-4000.