Webster Bank ATM robbed July 4; police searching for suspect
By East Hartford Police Department
East Hartford - posted Tue., Jul. 9, 2013
The East Hartford Police Department is investigating a knifepoint ATM robbery that occurred on July 4 at 8 p.m. at the Webster Bank drive-thru ATM located at 1491 Silver Lane.
The suspect pulled up behind the victim in a white contractor-style van, possibly a Ford Econoline Van, police said. The suspect approached the passenger side of the vehicle, displayed a large knife, and demanded the cash from the transaction, according to police.
Police said the suspect was described as a light-skinned male, possibly Hispanic, in his 30s, wearing a blue and white football style jersey with #21.
The suspect also wore a black and red motorcycle helmet in an effort to conceal his face, police said.
If anyone has information regarding this incident or can identify the person in the photographs, contact the East Hartford Police Department Criminal Investigations Division at 860-528-4401.