Police: 2 people robbed Stamford store in same night

Police say the Square News Convenience Store on Atlantic Street was robbed around 2 a.m. Saturday morning.

Police say the Square News Convenience Store on Atlantic Street was robbed around 2 a.m. Saturday morning. (8/23/16)

STAMFORD - Stamford police are asking for the public's help in identifying one of the suspects in a convenience store burglary.

Police say the Square News Convenience Store on Atlantic Street was robbed around 2 a.m. Saturday morning.

They say the first suspect broke the store's glass door and spent 20 minutes inside.

Police describe him as a teenage black male wearing a white shirt with three black stripes across the front and blue shorts. He was also carrying a backpack and wearing sneakers.

They say he also broke the glass of a display case inside the store, was in and out of the store three times and took some pre-paid phone merchandise before leaving.

Police say a second suspect, who police believe is not connected to the first burglary, entered the store 45 minutes and took cartons of cigarettes.

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