PD: Man wanted for armed robbery of sneakers in West Haven

(West Haven Police)

WEST HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH)– Police are looking for the man who robbed another man at gunpoint in West Haven on Wednesday afternoon.

Police say at around 2:45 p.m., the suspect made an arrangement to buy designer sneakers from the victim at 711 Savin Avenue, but then robbed the victim at gunpoint for them instead.

Police describe the suspect as a black male, in his twenties, who is about 5’10” tall with a thin build. He was wearing a grey hoodie and light colored sweatpants at the time of the robbery. Police also say a black pistol was used.

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(West Haven Police)

Anyone with information on the suspect is urged to contact West Haven Police at 203-937-3905.

The armed robbery remains under investigation.

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