Newington police investigating armed robbery at Walmart

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Police in Newington are investigating an attempted armed robbery on Tuesday afternoon.

According to officials, units responded to the Walmart at 3164 Berlin Turnpike.

Authorities said a Hispanic man and woman displayed a firearm when loss prevention tried to apprehend them.

The duo then fled the scene in a silver vehicle, traveling northbound on Route 5/15.

No injuries have been reported.

At this time, it is not known what was taken from the store.

News 8 will update this story with more information as it becomes available.

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