A white male suspect entered the Petro Canada service station, 205 Herring Cove Rd. at 914pm holding a knife in his hand and demanded cash and cigarettes. He fled on foot after obtaining a small quantity of each product. There were no injuries as a result of the robbery. Patrol members along with K-9 searched to area for the suspect. There have been no arrests made at this point. The suspect is believed to be the same suspect involved in the Guardian Pharmacy incident.
Suspect is described as a white male, 20s, wearing a black sweater, black ski mask, grey Adidas sweatpants with stripes on lower leg and sneakers.
Filei s still under investigation.
Possible attempt Robbery
At 9pm staff of the Guardian Pharmacy, 205 Herring Cove Rd. Halifax, were getting ready to close for the evening, when a white male over 6 feet in height, wearing a black sweater, black fabric over his face, sweatpants with stripes attempted to push open the main doors to gain entry. He then left the area on foot.
At 2am, two residents living in an apartment building in the 5000 block of Spring Garden Road. were awoken by a male ringing their intercom buzzers. When both residents confronted the male outside the main entrance, the suspect produced a knife. He fled the area on foot towards Dresden Rd.. He is described as a white male, 5’4” in height, wearing a blue long sleeve shirt, jeans, glasses, brown hair and blue backpack. The knife is described as having a 6” blade. No injuries occurred during the incident. The suspect has not been located at this time.
At 320am, staff at Sobeys, 1120 Queen St, Halifax, contacted police after observing two intoxicated males damaging property belonging to the store in the parking lot. When staff approached the suspects, one produced a bat in a threatening manner. Both suspects fled on foot. Incident is still under investigation.