Woman escapes attempted robbery near Webster Bank ATM

Published on Sunday, 11 February 2018 21:52
Written by Justin Muszynski

Staff Writer

BRISTOL - A woman narrowly escaped being robbed on Sunday, shortly after she withdrew money from a local ATM.

According to police, the victim sped away from Webster Bank, located at 150 Main St., before an unknown male could get inside her vehicle. Officers responded to the scene after receiving a 911 call at about 12:20 p.m.

The woman told police she had just withdrawn money from the drive-thru ATM when she noticed a white male, wearing a black hooded sweatshirt with a scarf hiding his face, approach her vehicle and try to get inside through the passenger door. The suspect was described as having a medium build, standing about 5 foot 10 inches tall. 

Anyone with information on the suspect has been asked to contact police at 860-584-3011.

Posted in The Bristol Press, Bristol on Sunday, 11 February 2018 21:52. Updated: Sunday, 11 February 2018 21:55.