Newington police seek pair of convenience store robbers - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Newington police seek pair of convenience store robbers

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NEWINGTON, CT (WFSB) -

Two robbers struck a convenience store in Newington Monday night.

Police said it happened at the Quick Stop store on Willard Avenue just after 8:30 p.m.

The victim described the suspects as tall men in their early-to-mid-20s. 

One was wearing a dark sweatshirt, jeans and a blue baseball hat that showed a New York Knicks team logo.

The victim reported that one of the men entered the store and asked to buy something. As the clerk was helping the man, the clerk was punched by the suspect. The suspect then demanded money.

The second man took the money from the cash drawer and both fled on foot.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Newington Police Department at 860-666-8445.

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