The HRP/RCMP Integrated General Investigative Section are seeking the public's assistance in identifying the suspect responsible for a robbery at the CIBC earlier this afternoon.
At 3 p.m., police responded to the CIBC located at 1809 Barrington Street after a man entered the bank, threatened the staff and demanded cash. No one was hurt and the suspect fled with an undisclosed amount of money. He is described as white, 45 to 50-years-old, 6’2” and 220 lbs. At the time of the incident he was wearing a long dark coat, blue bucket/fishermen’s hat, brown scarf and sunglasses.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact police at 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 texting a tip - Tip 202 + your message to 274637.