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Man Sought In Food Bag Robbery

October 03, 1997By BRIAN M. TROTTA; Courant Correspondent

GRANBY Police are looking for a man who robbed the Food Bag convenience store early Thursday and then eluded police during a chase through four towns.

Granby police Lt David L. and grabbed the cash register from the counter. The man placed the cash register in his car and then returned to the store, where he took three racks of cigarettes.

Watkins said the man told the store clerk that he would shoot her if she tried to call the police. He did not display a weapon.

The robber then got into his car, described as a four door, black, 1990 Buick LeSabre, and fled south on Route 189. The car had been reported stolen in West Hartfo Cheap Oakley Sunglasses rd four days ago.

Watkins said the car was seen near the intersection of routes 187 and 189 by a Bloomfield police officer who chased the car, but lost sight of it near the intersection of routes Cheap Oakley Sunglasses 187 and 305.

Another police officer saw the car on Route 305 in Windsor and began to chase the vehicle. The robber’s car hit a guardrail near the entrance ramp to I 91 south, but continued on the highway.

The driver left I 91 at the North Main Street exit in Hartford and was chased through city streets before police finally lost sight of him near Farmington Avenue Cheap Oakley Sunglasses and Whitney Street.

The driver is described as a dark skinned black male in his mi Cheap Oakley Sunglasses d 20s, 6 feet tall and 160 to 180 pounds. He was wearing a black leather jacket, tan pants and a black baseball cap.