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Police: Milford Gas Station Robbed at Gunpoint

The male suspect took an undisclosed amount of money and several packs of Newport cigarettes before fleeing the Shell station at 25 Bridgeport Avenue late Friday night.

The suspect is described as a white male, approximately 6 feet tall and wearing a denim jacket. Credit: Google Maps screen grab
The suspect is described as a white male, approximately 6 feet tall and wearing a denim jacket. Credit: Google Maps screen grab
Milford Police are looking for the public's help in tracking down the male suspect who robbed the Shell Gas Station at 25 Bridgeport Avenue late Friday night.   

According to Officer Jeffrey Nielsen, on April 4 at about 10:52 p.m., police received a report that a man wearing a black mask "entered the store brandishing a handgun." 

"The male took an undisclosed amount of money and several packs of Newport cigarettes before fleeing the store," Nielsen stated in a press release.

He added that no one was injured during the robbery.  

The suspect is described as a white male, approximately 6 feet tall and wearing a denim jacket.  

Police are continuing with the investigation and are asking anyone with information to contact Detective McDonnell at (203)-783-4756, email gmcdonnell@ci.milford.ct.us — or visit the department's website at www.milfordpd.org and click on “Crime Tips” to report the information.  

Nielsen noted that he is working to obtain a photo and/or video from the station taken during the robbery. Patch will update this post if the additional information becomes available.
Tmc April 06, 2014 at 08:56 AM
Didn't this place get hit before?
Lou Sknt April 07, 2014 at 09:52 AM
Newports? I am shocked, I says. Did he snatch a grape soda for the road?
Grumpy Old Man April 07, 2014 at 12:16 PM
@Lou It was a white guy . So I believe the official white trash soda is Mountain Dew . @tmc yes this place gets robbed often . Easy access ..
Tmc April 07, 2014 at 02:00 PM
WTF? how can it be so easy to rob at such a busy junction?
Lou Sknt April 08, 2014 at 08:18 AM
@grumpy- He's a wannabe; he stole Newports. I say he's all in and finds Welches Grape to be a refreshing beverage...

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