Windsor District RCMP investigates armed robbery, Brooklyn, N.S.


Windsor District RCMP is investigating an armed robbery that occurred last evening.

At approximately 6:50 p.m., a lone male entered Reid’s Meats Clover Farms Supermarket located on Hwy 215. The suspect displayed a knife to the store attendant and demanded cash and cigarettes.

The suspect concealed his identity by wearing a mask and pulling a hooded sweatshirt over his head. He left the store with an undisclosed amount of cash and cigarettes driving an older model cream coloured Chevrolet Malibu with a dent on the passenger side of the vehicle.

RCMP are looking for the male who is described as Caucasian, between 5’9′ – 6′ tall, slim build, short dark hair, brown eyes, wearing tan work boots, jeans, a red and plaid shirt and a large grey hooded sweatshirt. No one was injured in the robbery.

If you have any information on this robbery, please contact the Windsor District RCMP at (902) 798-2207 or any other RCMP detachment or local police. Members of the public can also contact Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS ( 8477), or by texting TIP202 + your message to ‘CRIMES’ (274637) or by Secure Web Tips at Calls to Crime Stoppers are not taped or traced and if police make an arrest and lay charges based on a tip, callers qualify for a cash award from $50 – $2000.

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