On January 1 at 4:50 p.m., Halifax Regional Police responded to a robbery at the Petro Canada located at 6389 Quinpool Road in Halifax. A lone male entered the business, produced a knife and demanded cash and cigarettes. He received an undisclosed amount of cash and some cigarettes and then fled on foot. The area was checked but the suspect could not be located. The suspect is described as a white man, 30-35-years-old, 5’10”, no facial hair, wearing a black toque, grey sweater and black sweatpants, carrying a red Goodlife kit bag. The file remains under investigation.
At this time, officers are in the early stages of the investigation. Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact 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 atwww.crimestoppers.ns.ca or texting a tip - Tip 202 + your message to 274637.