Armed robbery suspects to appear in court - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Armed robbery suspects to appear in court

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Guillermo Casada and Albert Gonzalez arrested for robbery/hostage situation at the 7-11 on Willard Avenue following a hostage situation. (WFSB/Newington Police) Guillermo Casada and Albert Gonzalez arrested for robbery/hostage situation at the 7-11 on Willard Avenue following a hostage situation. (WFSB/Newington Police)

Two men accused of trying to rob a Newington convenience store at gunpoint and holding hostages are set to face a judge.

Guillermo Casada and Albert Gonzalez face kidnapping and robbery charges.

Eyewitness News was first on the scene early Friday morning when police swarmed the 7-11 on Willard Avenue around 2:10 a.m.

Police say the suspects attacked the clerk before surrendering to police.

Both are expected to appear in New Britain Superior Court on April 25. 

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