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Police Trying to Identify Suspects in Random Violent Attack at Meriden Stop & Shop

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Meriden Police
Police responded to the Stop & Shop at 485 Broad St. in Meriden around 3 p.m. Sunday to investigate an assault and found a 28-year-old man and his wife. Watch the story
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Meriden Police
They said they were walking to the grocery store when five men started harassing them from a car. They told officers they tried to ignore the men, but the group followed them into the parking lot, then into the store, police said.
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NBCConnecticut.com
This is where the incident happened.
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Meriden Police
Inside the store, the men surrounded the couple and threatened to punch the victim’s wife, police said.
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Meriden Police
When the husband verbally objected, one of the men punched him from behind and knocked him unconscious. Police said several of the victim’s teeth were knocked out and he required medical treatment.
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Meriden Police
The victims told police they didn’t know any of the assailants and police said it appears the attack was not provoked. Watch the story
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Meriden Police
Police said they are looking for five men, who appear to range in age from 18 to their late 20s, and the department has released these surveillance photos.
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Meriden Police
Anyone who recognizes anyone from the photos should call Detective Mike Fonda at (203) 630-4178. Watch the story
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Meriden Police
Police said they are looking for a white Ford Fusion.
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Meriden Police
Anyone who recognizes anyone from the photos should call Detective Mike Fonda at (203) 630-4178.
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