Wallingford police investigating armed robbery at local gas station

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WALLINGFORD — Police are investigating after a man and woman robbed a gas station at knifepoint early Thursday morning and fled in a stolen car. 

Police responded to the Sunoco gas station, 810 South Colony Rd., around 1:52 a.m. for a report of an armed robbery. Police investigating learned a man and woman threatened a clerk with a knife and stole cash from the register, Sgt. Stephen Jaques said. There were no injuries reported. 

Both suspects wore partial face masks and fled the scene in a Mitsubishi Mirage with license plate BB37250. The vehicle was reported stolen out of Hartford, Jaques noted. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact the detective division at 203-294-2845.

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