STRATFORD - Police in Stratford say two armed men held up a church credit union just days before Christmas.

The incident happened around 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at the First Baptist Church Federal Credit Union on Johnson Court.

Police say the masked men, armed with a shotgun and pistol, demanded money and fled on foot with an undisclosed sum of cash. They also allegedly took personal items from bank patrons.

Anyone with information on the robbery is asked to call Stratford police.