Police request public’s assistance identifying suspect



Officers are requesting the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect in a robbery that occurred in December in Dartmouth.

On December 1, at 5:30 p.m., police responded to the Petro Canada station located at 610 Portland Street after a man entered the store, threatened staff and demanded cash. The suspect fled on foot with an undisclosed amount of money. He is described as white man in his thirties with a medium built. At the time of the incident, he was wearing a red touque, blue scarf covering his face and a blue hoodie with the hood up.

Anyone with information about this robbery or the suspect 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.