Suspect Threatened to Stab Hotel Clerk in Throat: Old Saybrook Police

Old Saybrook police have arrested a man accused of threatening to stab a hotel cloak in the throat.

Police said it happened at the Super 8 Hotel on Spencer Plains Road. The clerk told police a man showed a knife and threatened to stab him in the throat.

The suspect fled in his car and Old Saybrook police gave chase through Westbrook and into Essex. The suspect then tried to escape on foot and was captured by police. The suspect has not been publicly identified at this time.

No one was hurt and no other suspects were involved, police said.

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