Masked Man Tried to Rob Woman in Hamden: Police

Hamden police are investigating after a woman reported that a masked man with a gun tried to rob her Sunday night. 

The 25-year-old woman told police that she was walking to her vehicle around 11:45 p.m. Sunday after shopping at the Krauszer’s on Fairview Avenue when a man tried to force his way into her car, according to police. 

She said he lifted up his sweatshirt and she saw what looked like a gun in his waistband. 

The woman was able to drive off and told police the man was tall, around 6-feet tall, and was wearing dark clothing and white mask. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Hamden Police Department Detective Division at (203) 230-4000.

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