Police looking for robbery suspect

Arthur Thompson

NAUGATUCK — Police are seeking information on the whereabouts of a suspect in an armed robbery.

Arthur Thompson, 60, is wanted in connection to a robbery at Stop & Shop on Rubber Avenue that took place on Oct. 16, 2013, police said. Thompson was identified as the suspect in the robbery, which involved a man attempting to shoplift from the store and brandishing a pocket knife when an employee tried to stop him from leaving the store, police said.

Police have an active arrest warrant for Thompson. Police asked anyone with information on Thompson’s whereabouts to call the Naugatuck Police Department at 203-729-5221 or the department’s confidential tip line at 203-720-1010.