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Cromwell police investigating armed robbery

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CROMWELL, CT (WFSB) -

Cromwell police continue to investigate an armed robbery that occurred New Year's night.

Police were called to a convenience store on West Street just before 8:30 p.m. Friday.

The clerk on duty to officers a white man entered the store armed with a knife.  The man demanded cash and then reached over the counter, removing the cash drawer from the register.  The suspect then fled the store on foot with an undetermined amount of cash.

Police said the suspect is described as a wearing a hooded sweatshirt with the hood pulled over his head, wearing black pants and using a mask of some sort to cover his face.

The clerk was not injured during the robbery and it remains under investigation.  Anyone who has any details that can assist the Cromwell Police Department is asked to call them at 860-635-2256.

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