Manhunt for Armed Robbery Suspect

View Comments ()



    Police in New Haven are asking for the public's help in finding the man responsible for at least four armed robberies in over a week.

    According to investigators, the suspect walked into a Pizza Hut Restaurant on Whalley Ave around noon and brandished a knife. He threatened the clerk if he didn't hand over the money from the register, police said.  

    The clerk gave the man between $30 and $40 dollars and was not injured.

    Authorities believe the same man is also responsible for robbing a Dunkin Donuts on Ferry Street, the 7-11 on Whalley Ave, and the Subway Restaurant on Grand Ave on January 3rd.  

    In the 7-11 and Subway robberies, the suspect was armed with a syringe, police said. During the Dunkin Donuts robbery, the man had a knife.

    The suspect is described as a white male between 5 feet and 8 inches and 5 feet and 10 inches and weighs between 200 and 220 pounds.

    Anyone with information is urged to contact New Haven Police at 203-946-6316 or the Detective Division at 203-946-6304. Calls may be made anonymously.