State Police search for gas station robbery suspect

If you can help identify this suspect, you are asked to contact Connecticut State Police. (Photo: Connecticut State Police)

DURHAM, Conn. (WTNH) — State Troopers are searching for the man believed to be involved in a robbery on Sunday morning.

According to police, around 7:30 a.m., units responded to a Valero Gas Station at 384 Main Street for a report of a robbery.

Officials say the suspect was armed with a knife and fled the scene with $130 in bills, $20 in pennies and five packs of cigarettes.

The suspect is described as a white man who stands approximately 5’10” tall and has a husky build. Officials say he also has a salt and pepper beard and mustache.

Anyone with information on the incident is asked to call Connecticut State Police at 860-399-2100.