Carjacking suspect sought after search in North Haven comes up empty

NORTH HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — North Haven police have ended their search for a “wanted, possibly armed suspect.” Police said they believe the suspect is no longer in the area.

Officials said there was a large police presence in the Upper State Street area near the Hartford Turnpike.

Connecticut State Police stated they were assisting Meriden police in looking for a possible stolen vehicle.

A K-9 track did not locate the suspect, but a vehicle that the suspect may have been using was located. The vehicle was towed from the highway.

Authorities are asking those who see anything suspicious to call 911.

News 8 will update this story with more information as it becomes available.