Just before 9:30 a.m. on September 7, officers responded to a report of a robbery at the Kabayan Food Mart located at 172 Wyse Road. A man entered the store and asked the employee if he could use the washroom in the rear of the store. When the man returned to the front of the store, he went behind the counter with a knife and demanded money. The suspect grabbed the cash register and was last seen leaving on foot towards Green Road. The employee was not injured.
The suspect is described as a white man with a thin face, grey hair and facial scruff. He was wearing a blue jacket with orange trim, brown pants with paint stains, brown boots or shoes and a Chicago Blackhawks baseball hat.
Anyone with information about this incident or the identity of the suspect is asked to call police at902-490-5016. Anonymous tips can be sent to Crime Stoppers by calling toll-free 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submitting a secure web tip atwww.crimestoppers.ns.ca or texting a tip – Tip 202 + your message to 274637.
Source: Media Release