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Berlin Police Seeking Suspect, Persons of Interest in Limo Robbery

Officers said the driver of a limo was stopped at the Citgo Food Bag on the Berlin Turnpike early Wednesday morning when a car with four men pulled up and one the men proceeded to rob the victim of “a small amount of cash.”

Credit: Berlin Police Department.
Credit: Berlin Police Department.
Police are seeking help in locating four men, including one as a suspect, involved in a possible armed robbery of a limo driver as he was stopped to fill his gas tank at the Citgo Food Bag on the Berlin Turnpike early Wednesday morning.

The limo driver had stopped around 1 a.m. at the 109 Berlin Turnpike store, Deputy Police Chief John Klett said, when a black sedan pulled up to an adjacent fuel pump and one of the men jumped out and forced the limo driver to give up “a small amount of cash” that he had on him.

“The black male suspect threatened the use of a handgun but none was shown,” Klett said. “The suspect had exited a black vehicle parked at the adjacent fuel pump. The limo driver stated that he had observed this vehicle and said ‘it was occupied by a white male and three black males’.”

The suspect then returned to the vehicle and left with the other three, taking off in a black, newer model sedan with polished rims. The car is believed to possibly be a Chrysler 300.

Berlin police on Thursday released the above surveillance images, as well as the following descriptions:

Suspect (Right rear passenger)
Black male, dark skin tone, approximately 25-35 YO, approximately 5’10”-6’01”, 200-230 lbs, heavy set, bald, unshaven, wearing a white-colored v-neck shirt beneath a black-colored zippered hooded jacket and dark-colored footwear.

Person of Interest #1 (Driver)
Black male, medium skin tone, approximately 25-35 YO, approximately 5’10”-6’01”, 195-215 lbs, muscular build, faint goatee, wearing fitted red-colored long sleeve crewneck shirt, faded designer blue jeans, and red, black and white colored athletic footwear with red-colored laces.  Individual was wearing a gold jewelry chain around his neck and around his right wrist.  He was also wearing what appeared to be a NBA Chicago Bulls red-colored baseball cap with a black-colored brim.

Person of Interest #2 (Right front passenger)
White male, medium skin tone, approximately 25-35 YO, approximately 6’03”-6’05”, 300+ lbs, significantly heavy set, clean shaven, wearing an oversized white-colored crewneck t-shirt, faded blue jeans, white-colored athletic footwear with no visible brand markings and a MLB New York Yankees baseball cap worn backwards.  Individual had a smaller-sized tattoo on his right inner elbow and a large tattoo on his left arm that was visible on his inner elbow, forearm and partial bicep area.

Person of Interest #3 (Left rear passenger)
Black male, dark skin tone, approximately 25-35 YO, approximately 5’10”-6’01”, 195-210 lbs, slim-medium build, goatee, wearing a fitted black-colored skull cap, a black-colored long sleeve shirt beneath a black-colored short sleeve crewneck t-shirt, light-colored blue jeans and black and white-colored athletic footwear.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Det. Sean McMahon at (860) 828-7080.

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Paul Lombardo October 04, 2013 at 03:16 AM
Too bad the driver wasn't armed, and dropped all four of these ghetto hood rats.

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