At 3:00 a.m., on the 17th of December, Halifax Regional Police responded to a report of a robbery at Ultramar, 219 Pleasant Street, Dartmouth. 911 caller reported a male carrying an axe demanded money and cigarettes. The suspect left on foot with an undisclosed amount of money and cigarettes. No one involved was injured. Multiple patrol units and a Police Service Dogs responded. Officer searched the area, but have not located the suspect. The suspect is described as:
Suspect – White male, dark complexion, 5’10”, 30-40 years. Wearing a brown jacket, dark scarf and toque.
Investigators with Patrol are asking anyone with information about this incident to call 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.