Ashford armed robbery suspect sought by state police - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Ashford armed robbery suspect sought by state police

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(State police photo) (State police photo)
ASHFORD, CT (WFSB) -

State police are seeking the public's help to identify an armed robbery suspect who struck a convenience store in Ashford.

Troopers said it happened Sunday just after 11 p.m. at the Cumberland Farms on Pompey Hollow Road.

The suspect allegedly robbed the clerk at knife point.

Troopers said an undisclosed amount of money and cigarettes was taken.

They said the clerk suffered a minor superficial injury from contact with the knife.

Following the robbery, the suspect headed east on Route 44 in an older, four-door sedan.

Anyone with information is asked to contact state police at 860-896-3200.

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