Stay Connected


Meriden police are searching for the man who robbed the Wells Fargo Bank on East Main Street Thursday afternoon Sept. 12, 2013. | (Courtesy of the Meriden Police Department)
Meriden police are searching for the man who robbed the Wells Fargo Bank on East Main Street Thursday afternoon Sept. 12, 2013. | (Courtesy of the Meriden Police Department) Meriden police are searching for the man who robbed the Wells Fargo Bank on East Main Street Thursday afternoon Sept. 12, 2013. | (Courtesy of the Meriden Police Department) Meriden police are searching for the man who robbed the Wells Fargo Bank on East Main Street Thursday afternoon Sept. 12, 2013. | (Courtesy of the Meriden Police Department)

Bank robbed in Meriden, police ask for public assistance


MERIDEN — Police are asking for public assistance to identify the suspect who robbed the Wells Fargo Bank on East Main Street Thursday afternoon.

Officers responded about 4 p.m. to the 820 E. Main St. bank, said Sgt. Darrin McKay, the police spokesman.

A man approached a teller and handed over a note demanding money, McKay said. The teller complied with the demands and the robber fled on foot before police arrived. No weapon was displayed.

The suspect is described as black, between 30 and 40 years old, about 6 feet tall with a heavy build, McKay said. He was wearing a bright yellow shirt with a black baseball cap.

Anyone with any information is asked to call Detective John Femia at (203) 630-6250.



Back to MeridenNews
Top Stories of the Week

Father of Southington teen killed in car crash helps others …
I recently was forced to face every parent’s worst nightmare. I lost my 14-year-old daughter, Olivia, in a tragic automobile accident. Olivia was a beautiful, … more ...

One hospitalized, one cited in serious East Main Street crash …
MERIDEN — A city man was hospitalized following a crash involving a car and moped on East Main Street Wednesday morning. Police closed East Main … more ...

Wallingford town employee accused of health insurance fraud …
WALLINGFORD — A town employee accused of submitting 273 fraudulent health insurance claims totaling more than $28,000 is scheduled to appear in court next month. … more ...

Townline Square in Meriden sold to New Jersey firm for …
MERIDEN — Townline Square sold Tuesday for $44.5 million cash to a New Jersey partnership, according to plaza owner Wing Biddle, president of Urstadt Biddle … more ...

Police: Man arrested for driving intoxicated with infant in the …
WALLINGFORD – A man accused of driving under the influence of marijuana with an infant in the car was released on $2,000 bond and is … more ...

Comments