Masked suspect robs 7-Eleven in Naugatuck

NAUGATUCK — A masked suspect armed with a handgun robbed the 7-Eleven on Rubber Avenue early Tuesday morning.

Police said the suspect entered the store at 801 Rubber Ave. at about 4:10 a.m. and demanded cash from the registers. Surveillance photos show the man was wearing a black ski mask, grey hooded sweatshirt, dark pants and black gloves.

Detectives are pursuing leads, police said. Police asked anyone with information on the robbery to contact the Naugatuck Police Department at 203-729-5221 or the department’s confidential tip line at 203-720-1010.