Search continues for machete-wielding robbery suspect - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Search continues for machete-wielding robbery suspect in Middletown


The Middletown Police released surveillance video in hopes of locating a man who allegedly pulled a machete on a store employee at the CVS on Main Street Extension early Friday morning.

Police said the suspect entered the store around 4 a.m. and demanded money. He grabbed an undisclosed amount of money and fled on foot.

The suspect is described as white man about 6' tall wearing dark clothing and a mask.

Police, along with a K-9, attempted to track the suspect from the store but were unable to locate him.

Eyewitness News learned that CVS employee  was not seriously injured and was given the next day off.

Anyone with any information is asked to call the Middletown Police Department at 860-638-4000.

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