New London Police Searching for Galaxy Convenience Store Robbers

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    Police are looking for the men who robbed a convenience store.

    New London police are looking for the two men who robbed a convenience store on Wednesday night and hit the clerk in the head.

    Police responded to Galaxy Convenience Store, at 121 Montauk Avenue in New London, at 9:18 p.m. on Wednesday after receiving a report of an armed robbery.

    The clerk told officers that two men robbed him and one hit him over the head with a “facsimile handgun” before running from the store with the cash.

    The clerk suffered a minor laceration and declined treatment.

    The man who hit the clerk was heavy, 6-feet-tall and was wearing black clothing, police said.

    The other man was thin, 5-feet-8 and had green eyes and a tattoo around the corner of one eye, according to the description given.

    He was wearing a white jacket and jeans.