At 8:30 pm, Halifax Regional Police responded to a report of a robbery at the Ultramar, 220 Victoria Rd, Dartmouth. A male entered the store, produced a knife and demanded money from the female employee. The suspect took an undisclosed amount of cash and cigarettes from the store, he then left on foot from the area. Containment was set up in the area by patrol members and HRP K9 assisted with trying to locate the suspect. No one was injured during this incident. The suspect has not been located yet. The investigation is continuing by the Integrated General Investigative Section.
Description of the suspect : a black man, wearing a light colored blue hoodie, his face was partially covered and he was carrying a black backpack.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact police at 902-490-5016. 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 texting a tip – Tip 202 + your message to 274637.
Source: Media Release