9:44 am - Friday, April 10 2020
Home / News / Woman Pepper Sprayed, Robbed
Screenshot_20200211-032138

Woman Pepper Sprayed, Robbed

Halifax Regional Police are investigating a robbery that occurred Tuesday morning in Halifax.

On February 11, 2020 at approximately 1:00 a.m. a 24 year old female was walking in the area of the 2600 block of Northwood Terrace. A male suspect approached her and sprayed a sensory irritant in her face, as she fell to the ground the male tried to grab her bag. A witness heard her scream and came out of his residence to assist her. The suspect grabbed her cell phone and fled the area.

The suspect is described as a white male, 6’0”, pale gaunt face, thin build, and short dirty blond hair wearing dark clothes.

Anyone with information about this incident or the identity of the suspect is asked 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 or using the P3 Tips App.

Source: Release

About Haligonia.ca

See news happening near you? Tell us. Click here to email our team.

 

The views and opinions expressed in this content are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of haligonia.ca.

You might also like...

Screen Shot 2020-04-02 at 2.41.38 PM

Man Ticketed $1000 For Not Maintaining Safe Social Distance

Release: At approximately 5:15 p.m. on April 1, police issued a summary offence ticket to...

hwc

Halifax Water is taking additional measures to assist those facing financial hardship

Release: The COVID-19 pandemic has many Halifax Water customers concerned about the future and their...