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Plainfield Police asking for help identifying suspects in armed robbery

The suspects robbed a store while holding 2 people at gunpoint
Credit: Plainfield Police

PLAINFIELD, Conn. — Police are asking for help identifying two suspects who allegedly robbed a store in the Wauregan area of Plainfield Friday morning.

Police say they responded to Wauregan Food Mart at 1:53 a.m. after a report of an armed robbery.

After investigation they found two individuals entered with fire arms and the clerk and a witness were held at gunpoint while items were taken. The suspects fled on foot and there were no injuries.

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Two K-9 units from Plainfield and State Police were at the scene but no there was no contact.

One suspect is described by police as a Hispanic male wearing all black with blue slider sandals. The other suspect is described as a white male with a possible red neck tattoo wearing all black with white sneakers. The left sneaker has red shoe laces and the other has dark color laces.

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The incident is still under investigation and anyone with information is asked to contact Officer Gage Griffin at 860-564-0804 or the anonymous tip-line at 860-564-7065. 

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