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Toothless suspect steals cash from gas station in East Windsor

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Police said this suspect robbed a gas station in East Windsor Wednesday morning. (East Windsor police photo) Police said this suspect robbed a gas station in East Windsor Wednesday morning. (East Windsor police photo)
(East Windsor police photo) (East Windsor police photo)
EAST WINDSOR, CT (WFSB) -

The search is on for a toothless suspect who robbed a gas station in East Windsor early Wednesday morning.

Police said it happened around 4:20 a.m. at the Sunoco Gas Station on Bridge Street.

When they arrived, the clerk told them that the suspect has just ran west out of the parking lot.

A K9 unit tried to track the person, but was not successful.

Police said surveillance video showed the clerk trying to prevent the suspect from getting behind the counter. However, the suspect shoved the clerk and ordered the clerk to lay down or the clerk would be shot.

No gun was shown, it was only implied, according to police.

The suspect took an unknown amount of cash from the register and ran out.

Police said the suspect appears to be missing teeth in the front.

They described him as being thin and standing about 6 feet tall.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the East Windsor Police Department at 860-292-8240.

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