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Robbers Trade Gunfire With Employees at Connecticut Bodega: Police

Robbers Trade Gunfire With Bridgeport Store Workers

Bridgeport police are investigating after four people robbed a local convenience store at gunpoint Tuesday night and traded gunfire with employees. (Published Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014)

Police in Connecticut are searching for four men who robbed a convenience store and traded gunfire with employees Tuesday night.

Surveillance footage from Junco’s 5 Market on William Street in Bridgeport shows four people in dark clothing entering the store around 10:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Police said at least three had handguns.

Two robbers are seen jumping the counter. One starts to open the cash register and then appears startled, raising his gun and running out of the store.

Video shows the suspects knocking items off the counter and shelves as they flee.

Two people who appear to be employees then chase after the robbers. At least one is seen holding a handgun.

Anyone with information contact Bridgeport Police Robbery Squad Det. Chris Borona at 203-581-5235.

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