Smoker’s World in Jewett City is 2nd Store to Have a Robbery In Less Than A Week

Griswold, CT. (December 7, 2017): On December 7, 2017 at approximately 11:20 a.m., personnel from Troop E responded to Smokers Discount World located at 69 North Main Street in Griswold for a reported robbery. It was reported that the store had been robbed by a male subject who displayed a weapon.

The suspect was described as a light skinned male wearing a dark colored hooded sweatshirt or jacket, dark colored jeans, dark colored hat and tan boots. The suspect then left the store in an unknown direction. There were no injuries reported during this incident.

Detectives from Eastern District Major Crime responded to the scene and have assumed the investigation. Anyone with any information is asked to contact Troop E at 860-848-6500 or text TIP711 and the information to 274637. All calls/texts will remain confidential.