Groton Police searching for alleged bank robbery suspect

(Photo: Groton Police Department)

GROTON, Conn. (WTNH) — Groton Police are searching for the suspect they believe was involved in a robbery at a bank inside of a Stop & Shop.

According to police, a suspect entered the People’s United Bank area inside the Stop & Shop located at 220 Route 12. Police say the suspect then demanded money and fled the bank with an undisclosed amount of cash just after 10 a.m. on Monday.

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(Photo: Groton Police Department)

Officials believe the suspect was operating a red, Ford F-150 extended cab pickup truck that may have Rhode Island plates.

Anyone who can help identify the suspect is asked to contact Groton Police at 860-441-6712.