The Hamden Police Department is asking for the public's help finding of a woman, who they said attempted to steal items from a grocery store in town last week.
According to police, the woman allegedly left the Stop and Shop on Dixwell Avenue with a cart full of items worth more than $428. The suspect did not pay for the items before exiting the store, police said.
Store security approached the woman, who is believed to be in her 20s with brown hair. After being approached, the woman left the cart full of items and fled the parking lot in what is believed to be a maroon Subaru Impreza.
The suspect hit two cars while leaving the parking lot, however, no one was seriously injured in the crashes.
The incident is under investigation by the Hamden Police Department and anyone with information is asked to call the traffic division at 203-230-4000.
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