NEWINGTON - A shoplifting incident at Loweâ€™s Home Improvement turned into what police described as a strong-arm robbery Thursday.
The incident happened around 3:30 p.m.
The suspect - described as a Hispanic man, 6 feet, 2 inches tall, and weighing 190 pounds - took off with a Craftsman tool kit valued at $400, according to police. Additional details on the incident were not available.
The suspect was seen driving off in a green 2000 Toyota Sienna. Police were searching the area for the suspect Thursday afternoon.
Charles Paullin can be reached at 860-801-5074 or firstname.lastname@example.org.