State police are investigating after someone broke into a Connecticut Department of Transportation vehicle parking in a commuter lot in Shelton and stole a wallet.
Police responded to the commuter lot at exit 13 on Route 8 south around 2:45 p.m. on Monday to investigate a larceny and the person they met with said his wallet was had been taken removed from his lunch cooler and a debit card and cash were missing.
Police said they found the wallet on the ground, but a Wells Fargo Visa debit card was gone and had been used at a gas station on Bridgeport Avenue.
Police check surveillance video, which showed someone leaving the gas station in an older model gray or tan Oldsmobile, traveling south on Bridgeport Avenue.
The upper half of the vehicle's front passenger side door is painted black and the vehicle has damage to the front right fender.
Anyone with any information about the theft is asked to call Trooper Donis at Troop I-Bethany 203-393-4200 or text “TIP711” with information to 236748.
Photo Credit: Connecticut State Police