**** HRP Media Release
Halifax Regional Police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred in Bedford this evening.
Shortly after 6 p.m. police received a report of a robbery that had just occurred on Damascus Road in Bedford. A lone male entered a business on Damascus Road with a handgun demanding money from the staff. He fled the business with an undisclosed amount of cash. The suspect is described as a white male, tall and thin wearing a black hoodie, a black tuque and his face was also covered. No one was injured in the robbery.
Members from the integrated General Investigative Section are on scene and the investigation is continuing.
Anyone who witnessed the robbery or has information about this incident is asked to call police at 902-490-5020. Anonymous tips can be sent to Crime Stoppers by calling toll-free 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submitting a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca or by using the P3 Tips app.