Man crashes car, steals banana at Newington store

NEWINGTON, Conn. (WHDH) – Police are searching for a man who they say broke into a convenience store and stole a banana early Wednesday morning.

According to surveillance video uncovered by police, the suspect rammed a Ford Freestyle station wagon with Connecticut plates into the store entrance several times, breaking the glass.

The man entered the store, where he took a banana from a shelf, ate it and then exited the store.

No other items were taken in the robbery.

The car sustained damage to the driver-side rear bumper and tail light.

Anybody with information about the man’s identity should contact the Newington Police Department at (860) 666-8445.