At approximately 12:30 this morning a suspect entered a business located in the 5700 block of West Street in Halifax. He approached the lone staff member and produced a handgun. He demanded money, obtained an undisclosed amount and then exited the business. He was observed running west on West Street where he entered a mid-sized, white, 4 door car, and fled the area. The suspect is described as a white male, in his early 20’s, approximately 5’9″, slim build and wearing a dark grey hoodie. There were no injuries. There have not been any arrests made at this time. The incident is being investigated by the General Investigative Section.” Officers are looking to speak with anyone who may have any knowledge of this robbery and ask that they contact Halifax Regional 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 texting a tip – Tip 202 + your message to 274637.
Source: Media Release