Woman robs People’s Bank in Naugatuck



NAUGATUCK — Police are investigating a mid-afternoon bank robbery in the borough.

At about 2:45 p.m. Saturday a woman wearing a red wig demanded money from a teller at the People’s Bank in Stop & Shop at the Mountview Plaza on Rubber Avenue, police said. The woman, who was described as white and about 5 feet 6 inches tall, left with an undisclosed amount of money.

No weapons were shown and no injuries were reported, police said.

The woman was seen leaving the plaza in a silver-colored Saturn driven by a white man wearing sunglasses, police said. The couple drove off east on Field Street.

No images were available of the suspects as of this post.

Police are following several leads on the case and anyone with information on the robbery is asked to call the Naugatuck Police Department at (203) 729-7106.