UPDATED: Montville store robbed, suspects at large
Montville — Police are investigating the robbery of a convenience store on Old Colchester Road this morning.
The robbery happened shortly after 6 a.m. at the Country Market Place.
Lt. J. Paul Vance, a state police spokesman, said two suspects wearing masks entered the store. The suspects implied they had a weapon, but none was shown. The men took off with an undisclosed amount of money.
Vance said both suspects are described as being 5 feet, 10 inches tall. One was wearing a black hoodie with white stripes on the sleeve and blue jeans.
The scene was secured and the area was searched with the assistance of a canine. The state police Major Crime Squad detectives processed the crime scene.
The suspects fled on foot through the Oakdale Country Plaza. No injuries were reported, Vance said.
Anyone with information is asked to call police at (860) 848-6500. All calls will be kept confidential.
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