Police searching for man involved in Sunoco armed robbery

(Photo provided by the Connecticut State Police)

SOMERS, Conn. (WTNH) – State Police are looking for a man who they say is involved in an armed robbery at Sunoco Xtra Mart in Somers early Sunday morning.

Just before 12:30 a.m. State Police received a 911 phone call from the Sunoco Xtra Mart at 169 Main Street for a report of an armed robbery.

An unidentified white man walked into the store showing a handgun and demanding cash from the store clerk. The clerk was not hurt during this robbery, but the suspect left the scene in an unknown direction.

The suspect is described as a 30 year old 5’9″ white male, approximately 180 pounds, with multi-colored facial hair and sunglasses.

Anyone with information is asked to call Detectives from Troop C in Tolland at (860) 896-3200 or (860) 896-3230. All calls will be kept confidential.

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