New Britain Police Investigate Attempted Robbery

Bernie Loubier
August 10, 2019 - 1:12 pm

WTIC 1080 News - New Britain police officers acting on a complaint of a robbery on Friday responded to the area of 242 Main Street. 

A female victim stated that she was walking when a male displaying a handgun demanded money from her.  She said she ran to her car to escape the perpetrator and was not injured. 

The victim described the suspect to be a Hispanic male in his 50’s or 60’s wearing a black fitted hat, blue jeans and a white and black shirt.  Investigators checked the surrounding area surveillance cameras and are working with a photo of the suspect. 

Anyone with information on the identity of this person is asked to call the New Britain Police Department at (860) 826-3000.  Anonymous tips can be phoned in to (860) 826-3199 or left on the department’s web tip website.