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Stolen vehicle suspect has ties to Hartford, New Britain

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Police in New Britain said this man stole a car from their city and left it along Route 2 in Colchester. (New Britain/state police photos) Police in New Britain said this man stole a car from their city and left it along Route 2 in Colchester. (New Britain/state police photos)
NEW BRITAIN, CT (WFSB) -

New Britain police have joined the hunt for a stolen vehicle suspect after that vehicle was found in Colchester earlier this week.

Officers in New Britain said the vehicle was originally stolen out of their city and was later recovered by state police on Route 2 in Colchester.

The incident happened on Jan. 1.

Eyewitnesses reported seeing a man exit the car and walk away.

State police furnished a few surveillance photos and released them on Thursday.

Officers said the suspect is believed to have ties to both New Britain and Hartford.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the New Britain Police Department at 860-826-3133.

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