Police warn Southington residents near Route 84 to be on lookout for man who may be armed

Published on Monday, 6 November 2017 22:28
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SOUTHINGTON - Police are warning residents in Southington who live near Route 84 to be alert as they are looking for a man who is believed to be armed Monday night.

Officers from Southington, Meriden and the state police are searching for the man who police said is trying to “evade apprehension.”

Police did not say why they want to apprehend the man but they believe he is armed.

A CT Alert message was sent to neighbors in the area warning them to be on the lookout for the man. He is described as a black male wearing black pants and a black hooded sweatshirt.

Anyone who sees him should avoid contact with him and instead call 911, police said.

- Lisa Backus, staff writer

Posted in New Britain Herald, New Britain, Southington Herald on Monday, 6 November 2017 22:28. Updated: Monday, 6 November 2017 22:31.