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PD: Man robbed a Stratford convenience store with a machete

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Police released this photo of the man who robbed a 24/7 Express with a machete on Monday. (Stratford Police Department) Police released this photo of the man who robbed a 24/7 Express with a machete on Monday. (Stratford Police Department)
STRATFORD, CT (WFSB) -

The Stratford Police Department is searching for the man who is responsible for robbing a convenience store with a machete early Monday morning.

Officers were called to a 24/7 Express, which is located at 1607 Barnum St., shortly after midnight. 

Investigators said the robbery suspect is a man about 5’3”, who was wearing an army green zip-up hooded sweatshirt, blue jeans, and black sneakers. The suspect was also wearing sunglasses and a trapper style winter hat with earflaps.

The employee who worked at the time of the incident was not injured, police said.

Police said the suspect took about $800 from the 24/7 Express. 

If you have information regarding the robbery, you are asked to call the Stratford Police Department at 203-385-4141.

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