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East Haven AT&T Store Robbed

East Haven, Ct. – CBS Connecticut – On 08/06/2016 at 10:39 a..m., East Haven Public Safety Communications received a 911 call from AT&T, 7 Foxon Boulevard, East Haven, Connecticut reporting a robbery.

Upon arrival of East Haven Police Department officers, it was determined that 2 black males, dressed in dark colored clothing and masks, entered the store with one male in possession of a black handgun. They ordered an employee and a customer to the back room where they sat them on the ground. The two suspects proceeded to empty the safe of iPhones and loaded them into a bag.

They also took an unspecified amount of cash. While the suspects were in the back room, a female customer walked in. The suspect with the handgun is seen on surveillance footage pointing the gun at her, at which time she fled out of the store. The suspects fled the scene in a silver Nissan Maxima with Massachusetts plates towards New Haven. The vehicle in question was later recovered unoccupied in the area of Shelton Avenue and Goodrich Street in New Haven.

The East Haven Police Department Detective Bureau responded and an investigation is ongoing. The suspects are described as 2 black males, approximately 5’10”, 215-240 lbs., one wearing a grey hooded sweatshirt with dark jeans and one wearing a blue “Champion” hooded sweatshirt with dark jeans. The suspect wearing the blue “Champion” hooded sweatshirt was in possession of a black handgun. Anyone with information is encouraged to contact the East Haven Police Department Detective Bureau: 203-468-3827, Direct Message us on our department Facebook/Twitter pages: @easthavenpolice, or email us at crimetips@easthavenpolice.com

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